Privatisation of NHS prescribingBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6959.957a (Published 08 October 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:957
- S Head
- Derbyshire Family Health Services Authority, Derby DE1 2FZ.
EDITOR, - Iona Heath mentions that prescriptions for NHS patients written privately will no longer appear in the practice's prescribing analysis and cost (PACT) data. This is because such items will not be captured on the database of the Prescription Pricing Authority. The effects are, however, more …