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PCPA and NHSE & NHSI national PCN symposia

December 11, 2019


Event Summary:

EVENT POSTPONED Establishing Clinical Pharmacy in a PCN - 11th December 2019. 

NHSE&I and the PCPA apologise that the event scheduled for 11 December 2019 is being postponed due to the rules that apply to NHS communications in the run up to a general election. We are seeking a new date for early 2020 and will re-advertise the events as soon as we can.


Establishing Clinical Pharmacy in a PCN11 December 2019 9:30am – 4:00pmTaunton, Birmingham, London &, Leeds

Working in partnership, the PCPA and NHSE&I are holding four regional networking events in London, Taunton, Birmingham and Leeds on 11 December 2019.

The focus of these events will be highly practical and encourage networking support and engagement with delegates with a view to delivering resources and support to PCN pharmacy teams going forward.

Do NOT use the registration form opposite - Please use the button above. All registrations are through NHSE


09.30 -10.00 Registration

10.00-10.10 Welcome by regional chair

10.10-10.30 Keynote by regional lead GP / Clinical Director

10.30-11.15 Workshop One

11.15 -11.45 Networking and coffee

11.45-12.30 Workshop Two

12.30-13.00 Panel Q&A

13.00-14.00 Networking lunch

14.00-14.45 Workshop Three

14.45-15.15 PCNs and pharmacists - a national perspective: Ed Waller, Director of Primary Care Strategy and NHS Contracts, NHSE&I

Live in Leeds and streamed to the other venues

15.15-15.50 Workshop feedback in discussion with Ed Waller and Graham Stretch

15.50-16.00 Regional chair - summary and close

Event objectives

Support collaborative working, network development and peer supportFacilitate the sharing of best practiceSupport the development and profile of PCN pharmacy team roles across PCNsSupport the development of targeted and practical support and resourcesDevelop mentoring and supervisionShare regional workforce strategiesDevelop an understanding of the Network Contract service specifications.


Collaborative Working / Building Networks / Rotational ModelsService Specifications, including Structured Medication ReviewsQuick and Early Wins / Demonstrating Value in Collaboration with GPsSharing Best Practice / Therapeutic Case Studies – PCN CasesPINCER, Population Health and Data.


Networking and shared learningPost-event support set upStrengthening workforce strategiesDeveloping PCN project ideas and pragmatic next stepsIncreasing awareness of available resources.

Exact venues still TBA. All people booked in will be informed of the venues for their chosen location within the next week.


Event Details:

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Details of the workshops for this event will be available shortly.

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