An analysis of responses to the Department of Health's proposals to improve pharmacy services has been published.

The document discusses reactions to plans, set out in the pharmacy white paper, to equip primary care trusts with stronger powers to tackle poor performance by contractors.

It analyses all the consultation responses received from August to November last year and provides feedback from public listening events.

A further report will be published later in the month, including feedback on the proposals regarding dispensing by doctors.

To read the report, go to