Thursday, May 13, 2021

INNOVATION HUB: Investing in bitcoin or yourself

Faheem Ahmed explains how an enterprising mindset has helped him shape a better future for himself and those around him… I want to clarify something...

FEATURE: Nappy rash – bad parenting, chemical burn or simply growing pains?

  Matthew Patey shares his expertise on how pharmacy teams can reassure parents that nappy rash is commonplace and educate them as to what they...

FEATURE: Looking after the patient’s gut

  A well-prepared and focused community pharmacy team will always provide the best possible experience and course of treatment for its patients, writes Emma Boyle... When...

OPINION: Beware the Amazon threat

  Paul Adams warns pharmacies need to act now to ensure they don’t become the next sector to be made redundant by more convenient solutions… How companies...

LAW: Balancing act of medicine supply

  Do community pharmacies have to provide medicines in compliance aids, and can they charge for the service? Noel Wardle shares his take… The Equality Act (which...

At ABPI conference, Hancock pledges £37m for genomics projects and data-driven initiatives

The government has pledged a £37m funding boots for data-driven initiatives to boost the UK’s life sciences and genomic industries. The money will be used to...

FINANCE: Off-payroll rules made easy

Umesh Modi and Vinku Shah explain how independent contractors could be affected by the latest changes to the off-payroll working rules… In April 2017, IR35...

LAW: Managing employee performance

Amelia Goodwin and Georgina O’Sullivan discuss why contractors should prioritise performance management of employees as a regular feature of their business strategy… Managing the performance...

Future of digital healthcare

Gianpiero Celino outlines a vision for the future of digital healthcare building on the huge progress made by the NHS during the Coronavirus pandemic... Collectively,...

Making room for the elephant of e-commerce

With Amazon training its sights on pharmacy, Gary Paragpuri considers how the sector can brace itself for the impact… When you’re the richest man in...