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Government to consult on legal changes to permit widespread centralised dispensing

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IF the Hub Pharmacy is not directly contracted to NHS England, then has anyone considered how one can apply the discount deductions from dispensing remuneration via the Drug tariff discount scale--- (which must be applied to each separate place of business,)---because a non NHS contracted HUB purchases all the items and is not subject to the drug tariff scale. This would mean infinite profit for the HUB Pharmacy and only a smaller discount deducted from the remuneration claimed by the "spike" Pharmacy. -----and yet the "Spike" never actually purchased or dispensed anything .yet is apparently getting paid as having done so. What is needed is a much more detailed explanation as to how HUB and Spike pharmacies work and EXACTLY who, and how, they gets paid for doing what---the present explanation merely arouses my suspicions as to the real reason for HUB and Spike Pharmacies which in my opinion has nothing to do with freeing up Pharmacists time

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21 OCT 2015

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9:29

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