A local Enhanced Service for community pharmacists to supply emergency hormonal contraception under a Patient group direction to female patients aged 13 and over. The aims of the service are to:
Young Females over the age of 13 who have had unprotected sexual intercourse in the last 72 hours.
Please note: when seeking/receiving advice in regard to patient care and making referrals, NHS Connecting for Health Information Governance standards and policies must be adhered to.
National chlamydia screening programme website
Pharmacies providing the service:
Bedford and North Beds
Last updated: 26/04/2012
Update due: 26/04/2013