The General Pharmaceutical Services in England: 2006/07 to 2015/16 report shows information about community pharmacy contractors (community pharmacies) and appliance contractors in England, and the NHS services they provided, between 2006/07 and 2015/16. 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 2006/07 and 2015/16. Data for 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16 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.