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By BOPA on 2nd August 2022

Publication update – National SACT regimen specific consent form – Colorectal update

Dear All, The consent form project team is pleased to announce that the colorectal SACT consent forms have been reviewed and updated. They are available on the CRUK website at:…

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By UK Chemo Board on 4th February 2022

PUBLISHED by UKCB: Standards for the safer use of ePMA systems for use in SACT Services

Please click here to see version 3.0 of the Standards for the safer use of ePMA systems for use in SACT Services. We would like to thank everyone involved in all…

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By UK Chemotherapy Board on 4th February 2022

PUBLISHED by UKCB: National SACT Protocols: Options Appraisal

For information – please click here to see the final version of the National SACT Protocols: Options Appraisal. https://www.ukchemotherapyboard.org/publications The UK Chemotherapy Board will discuss the next steps at our next meeting. Kind regards,…

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By BOPA Committee on 4th February 2022

BOPA recommendations for the use of Tall Man lettering for SACT within the UK

Please click here to see the BOPA recommendations for the use of Tall Man lettering for SACT within the UK. Also available here: https://www.bopa.org.uk/resources/bopa-recommendations-of-the-use-of-tall-man-lettering-for-systemic-anti-cancer-treatments-sact-in-the-united-kingdom-v1-0/  Kind regards, The BOPA  Executive Committee 

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By BOPA Committee on 22nd April 2021

BOPA Corporate Membership Information **PUBLISHED**

Document explaining corporate membership information with answers to FAQ’s.   Available here 

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By BOPA Committee on 20th April 2021

Cancer Pharmacy Education & Training Standards – NEW Version

The Cancer Pharmacy Education & Training Standards programme has been developed to ensure that there is a baseline standard for training for all pharmacy staff within the UK who verify…

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By Nick Duncan on 18th January 2021

UK BMT Pharmacists’ Group has recently updated its training passport

The UK BMT Pharmacists’ Group has recently updated its training passport that is designed to support pharmacists working in the area of adult haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). It is…

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By UK Chemo Board on 12th January 2021

Clinician FAQs and guidance on COVID-19 vaccine for patients receiving SACT

Please find here the Clinician FAQs and guidance on COVID-19 vaccine for patients receiving SACT. https://www.ukchemotherapyboard.org/publications

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By BOPA on 9th September 2020

Changing Services, Changing Oncology Pharmacy COVID-19 Position Statement

During the COVID-19 pandemic, oncology pharmacy services have had to adapt quickly and innovatively to continue to provide care to cancer patients. This document outlines both the clinical and operational…

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By UK Chemotherapy Board on 30th July 2020

Personalised Medicine Approach For Fluoropyrimidine-based Therapies

Please see new guidance from the UK Chemotherapy Board on ‘Personalised Medicine Approach For Fluoropyrimidine-based Therapies’. Objective of document: To provide clinical staff with guidance as to which patients should…

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By BOPA on 3rd April 2020

Advice for community pharmacists:

BOPA have produced a practical information sheet for pharmacists supporting cancer patients in the community setting.  Please share this information with your community colleagues, and encourage them to sign up…

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By Nick Duncan on 12th November 2019

BMT Training Passport

The UK BMT Pharmacists’ Group has recently produced a training passport to support pharmacists working in the area of adult haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT).  It is based around the…

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