Thursday, October 24, 2019

NHS fraudster imprisoned for eight months

An NHS worker who stole another woman’s identity to obtain jobs at West London Mental Health Trust and train as a nurse has been...

Pharmacists on alert after brain tumour drug is recalled

  The MHRA has instructed pharmacists to be on their guard after Hospira UK recalled batches of a brain tumour treatment called Temozolomide Hospira in...

Major Sigma shareholder balks at takeover offer

Orbis Australia a major shareholder of Sigma Pharmaceuticals has balked at a takeover offer from South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare after deciding it was insufficient. According...

Leicester City PCT launch community pharmacy patient questionnaire.

Leicester City PCT has announced the launch of a community pharmacy patient questionnaire. The PCT said they are asking patients who access pharmacy services...

Painkillers do not increase heart risks in the elderly according to study

Researchers at the University of Aberdeen have claimed that commonly used painkillers like ibuprofen do not increase the risk of heart attack in the...

Cambrian Alliance wins 2010 Ryder Cup contract

Independent pharmacy support group Cambrian Alliance which boasts over 500 pharmacy members across the UK has been awarded the contract to manage the on-site...