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COVID-19: NHS waives 2019/20 national clinical audit

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NHS England and Improvement have decided to cancel the national antimicrobial stewardship clinical audit for 2019/2020, PSNC informed.

The decision is to ensure that pharmacists are focused on the measures to prevent COVID-19.

The audit will now be undertaken for the first time in 2020-21.

The national clinical audit is part of the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework. Pharmacists must undertake the audit each year on a topic that has been determined by NHS England and NHS Improvement.

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