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General Pharmaceutical Services in England 2007/2008 to 2016/2017Official statistics, National statistics
- Publication Date:
- 7 Nov 2017
- Geographic Coverage:
- Geographical Granularity:
- Country, Primary Care Organisations, Strategic Health Authorities, Primary Care Trusts, NHS Health Boards, Regions, Pharmacies and clinics
- Date Range:
- 01 Apr 2007 to 31 Mar 2017
Published: 07 November 2017 - The General Pharmaceutical Services in England: 2007/08 to 2016/17 report shows information about community pharmacy contractors (community pharmacies) and appliance contractors in England, and the NHS services they provided, between April 2007 and March 2017. It is a National Statistics publication and is the only national level dataset that shows this information. It may be of interest to members of the public, healthcare professionals, policy officials and other stakeholders.
The England level data in this publication covers various time periods between 2007/08 and 2016/17. Data for 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16 and 2016/17 is also available at NHS England Region level (see Appendix 1).
The data provided in this publication comes from NHS Prescription Services, a division of NHS Business Services Authority, NHS England Regions and NHS Litigation Authority Family Health Services Appeal Unit. The data covers community pharmacy contractors and appliance contractors on the NHS England pharmaceutical list dispensing NHS prescriptions under the NHS (Pharmaceutical Services and Local Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations.