Please Note: No further practical training dates are planned for this season. 

CHL teamed up with Sonar Informatics to put together a fantastic flu training package to enable any GM pharmacy to be able to provide a private and NHS flu service.

Flu training was available for £79 + VAT.

The flu training met the requirements for pharmacists to be able to provide the NHS national flu service this flu season and it included training on basic life support. 

Online Flu refresher training is also available for Pharmacists who attended face to face training in 2016 and have completed 20 vaccinations within the last year. The training covers all aspects of the requirements including  CPR, anaphylaxis, vaccination for IM and Sub – Cut and review of flu services and PGD management. It is £29 per person.

Also available: Package of 25 Private PGDs 

£129 + VAT 
Community Pharmacy Greater Manchester Healthcare Ltd (CHL) with Sonar Informatics offered a PGD package and training to let pharmacists boost their income.

The great package of over 25 private PGDs includes: training, full e-record keeping, reference and promotional materials and live support.

Patient Group Directions (PGDs) allow pharmacists to assess patients and supply medicines without prescriptions, subject to certain exclusions. The package of PGDs was been selected to include treatments for; UTI, impetigo, otitis externa, eczema, and GORD. A full breakdown of the options is detailed here: Full Product List.
Pharmacies can set their own prices for services and medication supplied through private PGDs. No NHS authorisation or funding is required.

BEST BUY - CHL Combo offer.
Combined package (Full PGD and Protocols pack and Flu Training). Attend full-day training was £199 + VAT

Flu and Private PGD Training