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Jun
1

Fines TRIPLED for health & safety offences

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
Businesses who commit health & safety offences now face penalties up to three times greater than ever before. New sentencing guidelines use company turnover to calculate fines rather than company profit, and the average fine has risen from around £69,000 to £211,000. As you can see, it’s more important than ever to manage health & safety compliance well. Majo...
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Aug
3

NEW: Controlled Drugs Training for PRESCRIBING Surgeries

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
NEW: Controlled Drugs Training for PRESCRIBING Surgeries You maybe aware that Dispex is a provider of Controlled Drugs equipment and registers for GP Practices, but did you know we are also a well-established and respected training  provider? Well, with our wealth of experience and expertise we are NOW pleased to be able to offer you a Controlled Drugs training course formulate...
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Jan
4

Happy New Year 2016

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
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Oct
2

30m prescriptions wrongly handed out for ‘free’

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
Almost 30 million prescriptions were wrongly handed out ‘for free’ last year, according to a new report on healthcare fraud. In the report,  The financial cost of healthcare fraud 2015, accountants and business advisors PKF Littlejohn state that by failing to collect charges on 29.4m prescriptions, dispensers cost the NHS nearly £237m in ‘lost’ prescrip...
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Oct
2

Drug Tariff correction

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
Eprosartan price misprint Contractors in England and Wales should note that the basic price of the following products is displayed incorrectly in Part VIIIA of the October 2015 Drug Tariff. The correct prices are: Eprosartan 300mg tablets £7.24 Eprosartan 400mg tablets £24.41 Eprosartan 600mg tablets £14.17 Reimbursement for these items is not affected. Article s...
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Oct
2

NHS calls for a change to branded medicines prices

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
NHS calls for a change to branded medicines prices Non PPRS members face changes to NHS sales terms A change to the way branded medicines are paid for by the NHS has been proposed by the Department of Health. Affecting Statutory Scheme members only, the consultation proposes a number of options, including the preferred option of moving to a process where companies make percen...
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Jun
24

Back to Basics

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
Back to Basics Whether you are new to dispensing and wanting to gain an understanding of your role or an experienced member of the dispensary team just looking for a refresher then our new e-series is just for you. Our Back to Basics e-series provides you with lots of useful information to help you develop in your role. There are also handy print outs that you can download for free for ...
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Apr
17

Basic Accounting for Dispensary Practices Training Courses

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
Date: 12th May 2015 Venue: Dispex Office, Blisworth, Northampton, NN7 3DG Times:   1-5pm Course Description Dispex and Moore and Smalley have teamed up and developed a training course specifically for dispensing practices. During the session, Moore and Smalley’s Healthcare Services Partner, Nick Stevenson, will discuss: ·   ...
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Mar
6

FREE Back to Basics E-Series

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
Back to Basics  E-Series Whether you are new to dispensing and wanting to gain an understanding of your role or an experienced member of the dispensary team just looking for a refresher then our new e-series is just for you. Dispex Members can sign up to our FREE 6 week series of e-bulletins, Back to Basics where we will provide you with lots of useful informati...
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Oct
30

Macmillan Coffee Morning

BY GREG BULL  |  POSTED IN COMPANY NEWS
Macmillan Cancer Support. We all know the name but do we all really understand what the charity does? Macmillan are there when you need it most. They believe that no one should face cancer alone. Their millions of professionals, volunteers and supporters are there for when you need a friendly face, someone to talk to or just help with daily life. Providing advice on work and financial ma...
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