The Electronic Prescription Service in Devon Pharmacies - EPS2 A Quick Guide (March 2013)
Application for Smartcard Conditions
Application for Smartcard Form
In order to be able to use the Electronic Prescription Service pharmacy contractors will need to have:
When a pharmacy contractor is able to operate the Electronic Prescription Service if an appropriate prescription is presented or requested, the pharmacy can claim £200/month from the PCT using the appropriate Claim Form. If at a later date the pharmacy contractor becomes unable to operate the Electronic Prescription Service, they must inform the PCT in writing immediately so that payment of this ongoing allowance is stopped.
If you need a Smart card or have a problem with your smart card, please contact the appropriate person at your PCT:
Devon PCT Gail Irvine 01392 356068 Mobile 07581 571765
Torbay Care Trust Gary Kennington 01803 210457 Mobile 07500127083
NHS Plymouth Beth Waterhouse 01752 434 870
Please see the attached file for problem escalation procedure flowchart.
It may be possible to see when your smartcard is due to expire through your pharmacy computer. Open the attached document to see how to view your own smartcard expiry date. How to view Expiry Date