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  1. Self Care Pauline Walton Lead Pharmacist Contractor Development Community Pharmacy

  2. Essential Services Self Care -Service Description The provision of advice and support by pharmacy staff to enable people to derive maximum benefit from caring for themselves or their families. Pharmacy staff will provide advice to people, including carers, requesting help with the treatment of minor illness and long-term conditions, including general information and advice on how to manage illness. Pharmacy staff will advise on the appropriate use of the wide range of non-prescription medicines which can be used in the self-care of minor illness and long-term conditions. Pharmacy Contract

  3. Primary Care Medicines Committee Press release November 2010 Health Promotion Campaigns in all pharmacies Posters Leaflets for prescription bags Press article Website Designing leaflets for GP practices Self care

  4. Health economy making the best use of resources Buying over the counter medicines in some instances rather than using prescriptions Eg painkillers, hay fever meds, moisturisers, bath preps, Set 20% decrease in self care meds expenditure for 2011-12 for practices Monitoring and reporting to practices Self Care