Wednesday, April 25, 2018

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Nitin Sodha chosen as new NPA Chair

Nitin Sodha, the managing director of Knights Pharmacy, will be the new Chair of the the National Pharmacy Association (NPA). He was serving as...
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Lords to debate on the long term sustainability and funding of NHS

The House of Lords will this week debate a report from the Committee on the Long-term Sustainability of the NHS. The report was critical of...

PDA urges RPS members to vote for particular candidates during national board elections

The Pharmacists’ Defence Association (PDA) has proposed eight candidates it believes Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) members should vote for during the English and Welsh...

Drug price concessions announced by DHSC for April

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has announced price concessions for April. The list, revealed yesterday (April 19), is as follows: Drug Pack size Price Concession Amitriptyline...

Pregnant women and new mums have no access to perinatal mental health services in...

Pregnant women and new mothers in almost quarter of the UK are unable to access specialist perinatal mental health services according to data from...

First-time buyers complete purchase of Milborne Port Pharmacy in Somerset

Two pharmacists have completed a deal to buy their first pharmacy, a business in a picturesque village in Somerset, after securing funding through a...

PDA slams agency for implying pharmacists are more likely to get work if they...

The Pharmacists’ Defence Association (PDA) has criticised a locum agency for implying that pharmacists are more likely to get work if they say they...

Google more likely to cause women worry during pregnancy than other sources of in-formation

Google and other search engines are more likely to cause women to worry during pregnancy than other sources of information according to a survey. The...

Pharmacists in Greater Manchester being placed in GP surgeries to boost access to care

Four pharmacists will this summer join six others who have been placed in GP surgeries in Greater Manchester as part of a three-year project...

Nearly half of online health companies are failing to provide safe care

Almost half of companies that offer online primary care services are failing to provide safe care according to a report by the Care Quality...