Prescription Pricing Division


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Prescription Pricing Division

A body within NHS-Wales (equivalent to the Prescription Pricing Authority in England) which processed prescription items for pharmacists and GPs, and produced information for NHS organisations and stakeholders about prescribing volumes, trends and costs. It has been renamed NHS Prescription Services and is the largest body within the NHS Business Services Authority.
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Stephen Wildgoose already had a criminal record when he was placed by a temping agency to work for the Prescription Pricing Division of NHS Business Services in August last year.
The Prescription Pricing Division, formerly known as the Prescription Pricing Authority, calculates and makes payments for drugs or equipment handed out through the NHS.
New customer wins during the quarter include Eagle Global Logistics, Arizona Healthcare Cost Containment, State of Utah, CIMB Bank, Generali France, Severn Trent Water, Het Kadaster, Orlikon IT Solutions GmbH, The Prescription Pricing Division of the National Health Service Business Services Authority and Bundesamt fur Strassen (ASTRA)
More than 600 NHS workers at the Newcastle and Durham offices of the Prescription Pricing Division (PPD) could be out of work, with their jobs moved to offices abroad.
Unison members working in the Prescription Pricing Division, which has offices in Newcastle and Durham City, are to vote in a consultative ballot on industrial action next Monday.

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