Sunday, January 24, 2021

‘I take my hat off to community pharmacy teams’

  In an exclusive interview Ashley Cowen from AAH Pharmaceuticals speaks about his admiration for community pharmacy, how the sector can navigate the impact of...

OPINION: How employers can support women pharmacists during Coronavirus pandemic

The current vice-president of the National Association of Women Pharmacists argues that although women represent around two thirds of the UK's pharmacy workforce, they are not well...

OPINION: Community pharmacies should seek rent reduction

By Reece Samani Lloyds pharmacy recently insisted on a 25 per cent rent reduction across 300 stores. This follows similar negotiations by Well Pharmacy, who...

OPINION: ‘Build back better by involving the profession’

By Paul Day Many individuals, employed or locum, worry about negative consequences for them from expressing an opinion in the workplace. Yet those delivering...

OPINION: Thinking like a patient

  Gary Paragpuri explains how pharmacy teams can benefit from a back-to-basics technique of taking a walk in their customers’ shoes… How are you? It’s a...

No decision about me without me

  Amandeep Doll says pharmacy organisations must bring equality, diversity and inclusion into leadership positions at the highest levels to truly embrace policies and operations...

Pharmacy is treated as a ‘Cinderella service’

Writing exclusively for Pharmacy Business, Jackie Doyle-Price MP, the new chair of the APPG for pharmacy, pledges to make the case for community pharmacy...

Exclusive: ‘Racism is real and still occurring’

A community pharmacist narrates her ordeal of having to deal with a patient who questioned her racial identity, which she wears 'as royalty'...   By Harpreet...

Unsung heroes of Covid-19, community pharmacy teams will have a vital role in the...

The Covid-19 pandemic has hit many pharmacies and the sector as a whole hard. Dr Nik Kotecha takes a look at their often unrecognised...

OPINION: Relieving back-office pressure must be a priority for pharmacy teams

  Andy Johnson reveals how back-office and admin efficiencies can ease pressure on already stretched pharmacists and their teams… The race to deliver the country’s biggest...