Saturday, May 25, 2019

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: 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...

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...

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...

The Big Interview: Claire Ferguson

Natural healthcare should be a part of consumer choice. And yes, it is sexy, insists Claire Ferguson. Nelsons' chief executive talks to Neil Trainis...   Claire...

Editor’s comment: Amid NHS chaos should pharmacists care Steve Brine is the new pharmacy...

No doubt few of us were surprised that, despite the fury and frustration of healthcare professionals everywhere (especially doctors and community pharmacists) Jeremy Hunt...

Oi NHS England! Community pharmacy is clinical!

In the latest of our features proving to NHS England that community pharmacists are clinical, we profile Everest Pharmacy which supports its community by...

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...

Pharmacy in the eyes of the Tories, Labour & Lib Dems

In the run-up to the general election, Neil Trainis asks the three main political parties how they view community pharmacy...       Andy Burnham, Labour shadow health...