Thursday, February 25, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Ploughing through the mists of PPE

By Mahendra Patel Pharmacists, like all other colleagues involved on the NHS frontline with delivering health and care services against the colossal challenges of Covid-19,...

Broken funding system is incapable of sustaining community pharmacy beyond 2020: ex NPA chair

By Ian Strachan Cash flow is now terminal, with over 50 per cent of community pharmacies operating in deficit. Unless there is an immediate injection of...

REALITY CHECK: Adapting your pharmacy to thrive in a post pandemic world

Gary Paragpuri says the new challenge for contractors will be to find novel ways of drawing in customers across different age groups, especially those...

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...

‘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...

EXCLUSIVE: Every prescription counts, London LPC calculates how increase in period of treatment will...

By Hemant Patel “The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened,” John F Kennedy once famously said -...

EXCLUSIVE – £50m cash injection: how much an average pharmacy can expect on June...

The Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committe has announced that minsters have agreed to inject a further £50m of advance funding into community pharmacies at the...

OPINION: Standing shoulder to shoulder with community pharmacy

Julian Mount reflects on the remarkable way community pharmacy teams have responded to the Covid-19 pandemic… Together with community pharmacy, we are the backbone to...

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...

Pharmacy post Brexit

  Britain’s exit from the EU has caused significant change but much will depend on how ministers use their powers when the Medicines and Medical...