Saturday, February 16, 2019

Avicenna in Vietnam: Where has all the Category M money gone?

Neil Trainis in Nha Trang, Vietnam Bharat Shah, the managing director of Sigma, claimed an analysis carried out by his company showed the government has...

Hunt: We need open conversation on dangers of medication errors

Jeremy Hunt will set up a panel of experts to examine why medication and prescribing errors occur and look at ways of tackling the...

Pharmacy must continue challenging government on its policies, says PSNC chief

Sue Sharpe has said community pharmacy must continue challenging the government on policies that shape the sector’s future in years to come. The outgoing chief...

Final concessionary price list for December published

The Department of Health (DoH) has released another 32 concessionary prices to complete its final list for December’s prescription items. The final list was released following...

HLPs across Merseyside and Cheshire offer blood pressure and heartbeat screening

Healthy living pharmacies (HLPs) across Merseyside and Cheshire have started offering blood pressure and heartbeat screening services to patients. The initiative is part of a...

Breaking: NPA announces appointment of new chief executive

The National Pharmacy Association has appointed a new chief executive almost three-and-a-half years after the departure of Michael Holden from the role. Mark Lyonette, the...

We need 40% of vote to end agreement between Boots Pharmacists Association and employees,...

The Pharmacists’ Defence Association Union (PDAU) has said at least 2,780 ballot votes in favour of terminating the agreement between Boots Pharmacists Association (BPA)...

Many people put up with pain if mild analgesics fail to help, study reveals

Many people do nothing and put up with their pain if mild analgesics fail to help them while 30% visit the doctor if mild...

STP offers to produce pharmacy integration plan in north east London, reveals LPC secretary

Hemant Patel, the secretary of North East London LPC, has revealed the sustainability and transformation partnership (STP) in his area has offered to produce...

GPhC starts pharmacy regulation consultation amid plans to publish inspection reports

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has started a consultation on how it will develop its approach to regulating registered pharmacies including plans to publish...