The SBC Deputy Director of Public Health presented an overview of the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment 2022-25. He advised that the Director of Public Health had signed off the PNA for publication.
The Chair asked about the survey results and what the Board could do to encourage residents to seek advice from their local pharmacy, where appropriate, to help relieve the pressure on busy GP practices.
The SBC Deputy Director of Public Health advised that 131 responses had been received from Slough residents. Most respondents had indicated they preferred to use their nearest pharmacy.
Resolved – That the report be noted.