Thursday, October 24, 2019

The Big Interview: Ian Strachan

Ian Strachan wants the independent pharmacy sector to sing from the same song sheet. The National Pharmacy Association chairman talks to Neil Trainis...     "I think...

Patients will die before government realises foolishness of supervision plans

By Pupinder Singh Ghatora   In this rapidly changing environment I often ask myself ‘why did I choose community pharmacy?’ Then a patient comes in and...

The Big Interview: Jay Patel

Jay Patel insists he is not the man to fill the shoes of his late father. The director at Day Lewis talks to Neil...

The Big Interview: Sue Sharpe

Whoever takes over as head of the PSNC will need a “hide of leather” says Sue Sharpe. The outgoing chief executive of pharmacy’s negotiator...

Independents in need of a voice

In the wake of Pharmacy Voice's demise, what does the future hold for independent pharmacy representation, asks Pharmacy Business editor Neil Trainis...   It does not...

Dear chief pharmaceutical officers: Tell us the truth!

Dr Keith Ridge appears to have lost patience with contractors and their representatives, says Terry Maguire…   Keith Ridge looked bored and disinterested, uncomfortable even, as he...

The Big Interview: David Hinton

David Hinton wanted to be a sports announcer but ended up pursuing a career in pharmaceuticals. And he has not looked back. The CEO...

Dear editor: Departure of Sue Sharpe provides an opportunity for change

I have been on the register for the past 24 years. During this time I have worked in four countries and visited countless others. As...

The Big Interview: Richard Daniell

Richard Daniell came to the UK 23 years ago to do a spot of backpacking...and he's been here ever since. The Teva UK managing...

Community pharmacy not clinical? You’re having a laugh!

NHS England does not seem to view all community pharmacies as clinical. In the latest of a series of articles proving them wrong, we...