Nicotine replacement therapy products are supplied directly from community pharmacy using a voucher scheme instead of a prescription.
The aims of the service is to ensure an efficient patient pathway when the patient sees a stop smoking adviser or gets level 2 advice at the pharmacy.
Stop smoking service issue clients accessing the service with vouchers which are dispensed weekly at a community pharmacy of their choice.
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.
NICE PH10 Smoking cessation services guidance
Pharmacies providing the service:
Bedford and North Beds
Last updated: 26/04/2012
Update due: 26/04/2013