April 2020 Supplementary statement

Supplementary Statement to Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board’s Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment

The regulations state that Supplementary Statements can provide updates to the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) only in relation to changes in the availability of pharmaceutical services. Supplementary Statements cannot provide updates on pharmaceutical need. This can only be achieved through a review of the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment. The following pharmaceutical services currently contained within the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment have been identified as needing updating. This updated information supersedes some of the original information within the PNA and should be read in conjunction with that document.

Change of ownership - commenced

The following pharmacy has commenced trading:

Suffolk Pharma Ltd, which was granted the application for a change of ownership for Lloyds Pharmacy Ltd, 17 Victoria Street, Bury-St-Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3BB in December 2019 has now commenced trading as Victoria Street Pharmacy. Trading by the new owner commenced on 29th February 2020.

Removal from the pharmaceutical list

Felixstowe Healthcare LLP, trading as Felixstowe Pharmacy, Grove Medical Centre, Grove Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 9GA will cease to provide pharmaceutical services on 31st March 2020 and will be removed from the pharmaceutical list for the area of Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board with effect from that date.

Supplementary statement prepared by Soar Beyond Ltd and issued by Natacha Bines, Head of Population Insight, Public Health. Suffolk County Council.

Information correct as of the 20th March 2020