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Changes to Actual Cost reporting calculation (Pharmacy only) May 28, 2024

We've updated our prescription data reports to reflect the recent changes to the discount deduction applied to pharmacy contractors' monthly total of reimbursement prices, listed in the Drug Tariff Part V.   From April 2024, any financial report ...

Pharmacy First Data included in the Prescription Cost Analysis (PCA) dataset April 26, 2024

Document 26 March 2024 Prescription Cost Analysis (PCA) Monthly Administrative Data will now include medicines supplied under the pharmacy's first pathways. These medicines aren't currently identifiable as Pharmacy First supplies in the February ...

Changes to the ‘standard’ compressed file type (.ZIP -> .GZ) April 17, 2024

In response to feedback from our users, we've made some adjustments to the standard file type when downloading compressed data from the Open Data Portal. This change is aimed at enhancing accessibility for alternative API connection methods and ...

Latest improvements on the Open Data Portal March 29, 2023

Latest Improvements We are really excited to announce that the latest release of improvements on the Open Data Portal are now live. New dedicated FOI response area One of biggest changes you will see is that we now have new dedicated FOI Responses ...

Changes to the Secondary Care Medicines Data (SCMD) March 20, 2023

We have made changes to the Secondary Care Medicines data (SCMD) we publish. We previously published Secondary Care Medicines Data in two locations on the Open Data Portal. Secondary Care Medicines Data Secondary Care Medicines Data with Indicative ...

Exciting new user features on the Open Data Portal October 20, 2022

We are delighted to let you know about new functionality on the Open Data Portal. User accounts that enable you to follow and get updates (like when new data is available) on the datasets that matter to youDiscussion areas on all datasets so that you ...

Let us know how you use the Open Data Portal October 4, 2022

The NHS Business Services Authority want to make more of our data open, so that people can innovate and create value across the health and care system. In early 2020 we launched the Open Data Portal to be the home of open data from the NHSBSA. We have ...