Turning Point


Turning Point Contact:

Tracey King| T: 0300 123 2679 | Aqua House, 51 Boughton Chester CH3 5AF

** Registration Form ** – this should be returned to support@servicepact.co.uk

Service

Service Information

and Documentation

Training Requirements

and Links

Pharmacy Based Needle Exchange

 

  • Pharmacists  involved in the provision of this service must have completed a self-declaration of competence.
  • The pharmacist must satisfy the requirements of the CPPE “Self-declaration of Competence for community pharmacy services – Needle and Syringe Programme”, complete a self- assessment of core competences and print and sign their “Personal Declaration of Qualifications and competence to deliver a Needle and Syringe Programme”.
  • Pharmacists are responsible for reassessing their competence to deliver this service every three years. This will involve completing a new self-declaration of competence.

Supervised Consumption

  • Pharmacists  involved in the provision of this service must have completed a self-declaration of competence.
  • The pharmacist must satisfy the requirements of the CPPE “Self-declaration of Competence for Supervised Consumption of Prescribed Medicines for Substance Misusers (Opioids)”, complete a self- assessment of core competences and print and sign their “Personal Declaration of Qualifications and competence to deliver a Supervised Consumption of Prescribed Medicines
  • Pharmacists are responsible for reassessing their competence to deliver this service every three years. This will involve completing a new self-declaration of competence.

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