Monday, 22 December 2014, 11:23 PM

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NHS England reveals record number of emergency admissions

NHS England reveals record number of emergency admissions

Hospitals across England this month dealt with the highest number of emergency admissions over a one-week period since records began a decade ago, data from NHS England has revealed.   The week ending December 14 saw a record 111,062 emergency admissions to hospitals while figures sh...

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features

The Big Interview: Sandra Gidley

The Big Interview: Sandra Gidley

From the frying pan, into the fire     Sandra Gidley returned from Westminster to relive her passion for pharmacy. The vice-chair of the English Pharmacy Board talks to Neil Trainis...     "I would never have entered politics and pharmacy politics

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business

Blog: Medicines will get through

Blog: Medicines will get through

Martin Sawer Executive director British Association of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers     As this country braces itself for a dose of wintry conditions, it is worth reflecting on the strength and resilience of the national network of medicines distributors who will be en

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showcase

A special time to be in healthcare

A special time to be in healthcare

Transparency and clarity is all the rage in the NHS - and the specials industry is certainly no exception..     So how confident are community pharmacists when it comes to specials? Well, not too confident if the Association of Pharmaceutical Specials Manufacturers is to be

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