Nicotine Replacement Therapy Voucher Scheme

Services

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.

Who to Refer

Current smokers

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.



Last updated: 26/04/2012

Update due: 26/04/2013