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PPA

abbr.
phenylpropanolamine
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It meant taking older daughter Scarlett, 12, out of school while Andrew and Lynne, who works for the NHS Prescription Pricing Authority, went on leave.
And now he is seeking fellow workers from the Morley Coachworks in Byker and the Prescription Pricing Authority in central Newcastle to back his bid for compensation.
"People want to meet more and engage more and the North East has huge shared service centres for the likes of British Airways, HMRC and the Prescription Pricing Authority.
The iconic five storey building, which was originally built in 1908 and was formerly the NHS Prescription Pricing Authority, will be transformed into office and business space with an art gallery and bistro.
Susan has a wealth of experience from previous senior roles with global financial services firm UBS AG as well as previous appointments at First Direct and Prescription Pricing Authority. Her career spans 19 years during which she has developed skills in software development, program and project management, IT management, systems selection and IT strategy.
Prescription Pricing Authority data shows that more than 30 million prescriptions for SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) such as Prozac and Seroxat, are now issued per year, twice as many as the early 1990s.
The Fitness for Practice panel heard how she submitted forms to the Prescription Pricing Authority (PPA), falsely claiming more medicine had been provided to patients than actually was.
Statistics from the Prescription Pricing Authority show the number of tablets dished out forADHD in England grew from2,000 in 1991 to 359,100 in 2004 - representing a 13,000 per cent increase.
The Temple Square office of the Prescription Pricing Authority (PPA) will close next year once the pounds 30m system has been installed.
The ADHD support group said: "The condition has always existed but doctors were never trained to identify it." The figures were from the Prescription Pricing Authority.
"But the pharmacists are following strict rules laid down by the Prescription Pricing Authority. If the preparation contains two drugs, they must pay twice.
But we also host some of the UK Government's most useful data sets in this region, with HMRC and the Prescription Pricing Authority based here.

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