Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 2nd June 2020.
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To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the case for suspending charging for prescriptions in England to assist pharmacies and patients by removing the need to collect and pay such charges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prescription charge is a valuable source of income for the National Health Service. We have no plans to suspend them.
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