February 2019 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 - commencement

The following pharmacy application for a change ownership, which was notified as being granted in the December 2018 supplementary statement, has now been confirmed as commencing from 14th January 2019:

Maylandsea Dispensing Ltd, has taken over ownership from Butt & Hobbs Limited for Woodbridge Pharmacy, at Unit 1, 11 The Thoroughfare, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 1AA.

It should be noted there will be no change in pharmaceutical services and no interruption in service delivery.

Change of ownership - granted

The following pharmacies have had their applications for a change of ownership granted:

Suffolk Pharma Ltd, has been granted the application for a change of ownership for East of England Co-Operative Society, at 310 Sheldrake Drive, Ipswich, IP2 9LF. It should be noted that there will be no change in pharmaceutical services and no interruption in service delivery.
No effective date of commencement has been notified.

Suffolk Pharma Ltd has been granted the application for a change of ownership for East of England Co-Operative Society, at 350 Nacton Road, Ipswich, IP3 9NA.

  • It should be noted that there will be no change in pharmaceutical services and no interruption in service delivery.
  • No effective date of commencement has been notified.

Suffolk Pharma Ltd has been granted the application for a change of ownership for East of England Co-Operative Society, t/a Combs Ford Pharmacy, Combs Lane, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 2DA.

  • It should be noted that there will be no change in pharmaceutical services and no interruption in service delivery.
  • No effective date of commencement has been notified.

Suffolk Pharma Ltd has been granted the application for a change of ownership for East of England Co-Operative Society, at 145 Fircroft Road, Ipswich, IP1 6PT.

  • It should be noted that there will be no change in pharmaceutical services and no interruption in service delivery.
  • No effective date of commencement has been notified.

Suffolk Pharma Ltd has been granted the application for a change of ownership for East of England Co-Operative Society, at 189 Hamilton Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 7DT.

  • It should be noted that there will be no change in pharmaceutical services and no interruption in service delivery.
  • No effective date of commencement has been notified.

Suffolk Pharma Ltd has been granted the application for a change of ownership for East of England Co-Operative Society, at 7 High Street, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1DF.

  • It should be noted that there will be no change in pharmaceutical services and no interruption in service delivery.
  • No effective date of commencement has been notified.

Amendment to address

Please note the previously reported relocation address for Thurston Pharmacy has been amended from: Unit 2 The Granary, Station Hill, Thurston, IP31 3QU to: 2 Thurston Granary, Station Hill, Thurston, Bury St Edmunds, IP31 3QU All other details remain the same.

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 January 2019.