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Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee

Essential Service: Dispensing of Medicines

Pharmacies are required to maintain a record of all medicines dispensed, and also keep records of any interventions made which they judge to be significant.

The Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) is also being implemented as part of the dispensing service.

Service Specification

Click on the link below to download the Service Specification for Essential Service 1 - Dispensing:

Dispensing Service Specification

Related Resources

Electronic Prescription Service (EPS)

Equality Act 2010 guidance

Dispensing Staff Levels (Practice Payment)