Have your say on the Sefton Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) - 60 Day consultation
Closed Closed
Start: Nov 20, 2017 End: Jan 18, 2018 Results Published: Mar 31, 2018 
Subject: Health - General, Consultation Reference Number: 946

Consultation Summary

The pharmaceutical needs assessment describes pharmacy provision in Sefton together with when and where these are available. NHS England also uses the PNA when considering applications to open a new pharmacy, move an existing pharmacy or commission additional services from a pharmacy.The key outcomes for this consultation are: To encourage constructive feedback from a variety of stakeholders and professional bodies between 17 November 2017 and 16 January 2018. To ensure that residents and professionals provide opinions and views of what is contained within the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment.


The draft Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment can be found by attached to this consultation in the document library. If you require a paper version of the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment, please contact Steve Gowland on 0151 934 3070. To comment and feedback there is also a short response form to complete, a link to which can be found on the same page. Alternatively you can respond formally in writing to the above return address. All feedback will be considered and the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment steering group will decide on behalf of the Health and Wellbeing Board which sections of the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment need amending. A consultation report will be included within the final Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment document. This will provide an overview of the feedback received and set out how comments have been acted upon. An updated Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment including the consultation process and responses will be presented to the Health and Wellbeing Board in March for final publication from April 2018.

Contact Information:

Steve Gowland
Public Health Lead
Email: steve.gowland@sefton.gov.uk
Phone: 0151 934 3070