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Drugs (Reimbursement Of Cost)

Volume 12: debated on Thursday 5 November 1981

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services whether the present arrangements for reimbursing the cost of drugs used by chemists contracted to the National Health Service are such that all contractors are subject to the same conversions when the amounts to be reimbursed are calculated.

Yes. There has recently been some misunderstanding over this. The position is that all pharmacists in contract with the National Health Service are reimbursed on the same basis.