This guidance aims to provide advice for commissioners seeking to ensure that providers with which they are proposing to contract have in place adequate indemnity arrangements. Commissioners need to understand and take account of the differences in cover for clinical negligence risks purchased by healthcare …
This guidance note provides an overview of the provisions in the Regulations relating to pharmacy opening hours and outlines certain issues that commonly arise in pharmacy opening hours appeals and indicates how these issues have been determined by NHS Resolution.
This Guidance Note is for general information purposes only. It is not exhaustive but does cover the essential elements needed for parties submitting, or responding to, applications for dispute resolution
The aim is to provide information which should be used in conjunction with the Regulations, Directions, Protocol, Determinations and Guidance Note for Parties Involved in Dispute Resolution (see paragraph 11). It is not its function to summarise these documents, which should be referred to before …
Breach notices and remedial notices are performance related sanctions resulting from breaches of NHS pharmacists’ terms of service. The terms of service of NHS pharmacists are set out in Schedule 4 of the National Health Service (Pharmaceutical and Local Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations 2013
Schedule 3 of the National Health Service (Pharmaceutical and Local Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations 2013 (the “Regulations”) sets out how appeals of decisions made by NHS England under the Regulations are to be conducted
This guidance note focuses on matters that have arisen in the past in relation to appeals of applications made pursuant to Regulation 17 of the NHS (Pharmaceutical and Local Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations 2013
On 19 May 2020, NHS Resolution amended the guidance issued to parties involved in PCD cases regarding submissions and evidence in order to facilitate the efficient and effective determination of disputes. The guidance (as detailed below) is set-out in first-step letters to parties seeking submissions.