Welcome to the Swindon and Wiltshire LPC website
Community Pharmacy Swindon and Wiltshire is here to help and advise community pharmacy contractors in all NHS matters and to improve pharmaceutical services to the local population.
Join our Telegram Group
Anyone working in Community Pharmacy in the Swindon and Wiltshire area is welcome to join our Telegram Group - where you will get quick updates from the LPC and are able to ask questions of the group. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the group.
- Telegram is a social media app similar to Whatsapp, but does not require users to share their mobile telephone number with the group
- There is an authorisation stage involved - so you may get an message from us asking you to confirm where you work!
Looking for local information to support national services?
Check out our webpages here to find information local to Swindon & Wiltshire for: Pharmacy First Contraception Service Discharge Medicines Service Smoking Cessation Service
December 2023 Newsletter
Community Swindon & Wiltshire December 2023 Newsletter is now available. Click here to view.
Oriel – Foundation Trainee Pharmacist Recruitment Scheme 2024
NHS England have asked us to communicate the following reminder to pharmacy owners. To recruit a foundation trainee pharmacist for the 2025-26 foundation training year,…
Mounjaro® (Tirzepatide) KwikPen® – availability and reimbursement
Eli Lilly and Company Ltd has recently launched Mounjaro® (tirzepatide), a new diabetes drug which is also indicated for the treatment of weight loss. Mounjaro®…
Medicine Supply Notification: Epilim® (sodium valproate) syrup 200mg/5ml
Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has issued a medicine supply notification for Epilim® (sodium valproate) syrup 200mg/5ml MSN/2024/023 Tier 2 – medium impact…
Pharmacy First: NHSE campaign materials now available
Following the launch of NHS England’s (NHSE) ‘Think Pharmacy first’ campaign on Monday (19th February), campaign materials are now available for pharmacy teams to use.…
Verifying your NHS Profile Manager profile
Ahead of the 31st March 2024 deadline, we would like to remind pharmacy owners of the need to update NHS Profile Manager to ensure that…