2021 Consultation Responses

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society responded to the following consultations in 2021.

December 2021

RPS response to consultation on Medicines associated with dependence or withdrawal symptoms: safe prescribing and withdrawal management for adults | NICE

November 2021

RPS response to GPhC Consultation on changes to requirements for training as a pharmacist independent prescriber

Consultation on a National Care Service for Scotland and associated position statement | Scottish Government

RPS response to consultation on Extending free PPE to the health and care sector 

October 2021

Covid recovery: public health, services and justice system reforms

NICE Mental Wellbeing at Work Consultation Response | Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education

Response to T level outline consultation: Pharmacy Services Specialism | NICE

Royal Pharmaceutical Society response to the consultation on making vaccination a condition of deployment in the health and wider social care sector | DHSC

September 2021

Joint CPA & RPS Consultation Response Health Education England Global Strategy Refresh 2022-2025 | HEE

Consultation Response to Adult Support & Protection for GP's & Primary Care Teams | Scottish Government

Consultation Response from RPS Wales to HEIW Medicines Administration Units | HEIW Wales

Comment on All Wales Chronic Pain Resources  | AWTTC NHS Wales

RPS response to MHRA Point of Care Manufacture Consultation | MHRA

RPS response to consultation on Expanding access to Naloxone | DHSC

NHS 24 Strategic Planning Survey | Scotland

August 2021

Response to Collective Force for Health and Wellbeing Consultation: Refreshed action plan | COSLA

All Wales COPD Management and Prescribing Guideline | AWTTC NHS Wales

All Adult Wales Asthma Management and Prescribing Guideline��| AWTTC NHS Wales

Scottish Government Digital Health and Care website development survey | DHC Scotland

Consultation on Aligning prescription charges with the State Pension Age | DHSC England

July 2021

Consultation on the equality, diversity and inclusion strategy | GPhC

Race Equality Action Plan: An Anti-racist Wales | Welsh Gov

NHSX Data Strategy Survey | NHSX

Single Medication Record Survey | NHS Scotland

June 2021

Consultation on how we set fees for pharmacy professionals | GPhC

Nuromol Dual Action Pain Relief 200mg/500mg tablets (ibuprofen/paracetamol) consultation | MHRA

Regulating healthcare professionals, protecting the public | DHSC

Women's Health Strategy: Call for Evidence | DHSC

Review of Tramadol Resources | AWTTC

May 2021

Private coronavirus (COVID 19) testing validation | DHSC

Type 1 diabetes in adults: diagnosis and management (update) | NICE

Indicators for antidepressant prescribing and dementia | NICE

Consultation on a Patient Safety Commissioner Role for Scotland | Scottish Government

National Healthcare Uniform Workforce Consultation | NHS Supply Chain

Prescription medicine dependence and withdrawal | Scottish Government

April 2021

Draft Environmental Protection (single use plastic products) regulations | Scottish Government

Reviewing our process for health technology evaluation | NICE

Guideline on weight management | NICE

Call for Evidence – Barriers to research for controlled drugs (excluding synthetic cannabinoids) | ACMD

March 2021

Hana 75 microgram film-coated tablets (Desogestrel): Public Consultation | MHRA

Lovima 75 microgram film-coated tablets (Desogestrel): Public Consultation | MHRA

Strategy Consultation | CQC

Community Diagnostics | Welsh Government

Draft design principles – clinical and care professional leadership in Integrated Care Systems (ICSs) | NHS Confederation

Inquiry into the Covid-19 outbreak on health and social care in Wales: Post-Covid Syndrome | Welsh Parliament Health, Social Care and Sport Committee

White Paper on health and social care | House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee Department

NHS Provider Selection regime: Consultation on proposals | NHS

February 2021

Shared Decision Making | NICE

Transformation of Urgent and Emergency Care | NHS

Clostridioides difficile infection: antimicrobial prescribing - guideline consultation | NICE

Initial Clinical Management of Adult Smokers in Secondary Care | AWTTC

Guidance for the Provision of Anaesthetic Services for the Perioperative Care of Elective and Urgent Care Patients Consultation | RCoA

Termination of Pregnancy arrangements in Wales | Welsh Government

Home use of both pills for early medical abortion | DHSC

January 2021

Consultation on Future Arrangements for Early Medical Abortion at Home | Scottish Government

Workplace health: long-term sickness absence and capability to work | NICE

Your views: building a strong, integrated care system across England | NHS England

Managing concerns about pharmacy professionals: Our strategy for change | GPhC