Thursday, February 25, 2021

Celebrating our #pharmacyheroes and NHS will be the legacy of Covid-19

By Dr Nik Kotecha Having family members who work in the NHS has brought home to me the huge self-sacrifice thousands of healthcare workers are...

FRONTLINE NORTHERN IRELAND: ‘Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?’

By Eoghan O’Brien When everyone sensed the imminent arrival of a lockdown, the subsequent panic buying and hoarding of medicines during the first two weeks...

FRONTLINE SCOTLAND: How ‘Cadham Campfire’ shapes the day for this pharmacy in Fife

By Bernadette Brown Health and well-being of the team is the most important aspect of surviving during these very challenging times as this pandemic has...

EXCLUSIVE: Facing the pandemic challenge together

By Jeremy Main As the Covid-19 pandemic has swept across the world the vital role of certain sectors that have for years been under appreciated...

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: 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,...

EXCLUSIVE: What happens when the NHS reboots?

By Mike Hewitson Right now the NHS is in safe mode. It is only performing core functions and anything that can be delayed or cancelled...

EXCLUSIVE: ‘No single right or wrong answer,’ pharmacy law expert’s tips on ethical questions

By David Reissner At times of emergency or disaster, ethical and legal issues are thrown into sharp relief in pharmacy as in many other areas....

Poetry in the time of coronavirus; pharmacy contractor pens down his thoughts in verses

We are in a lockdown   So we are in a lockdown The phone doesn't stop ringing 300 calls plus per day, all wanting home deliveries, patient requests, how do...

A mild case of COVID-19 is not like a mild cold, it’s much more...

The last few weeks have indeed been an excruciating experience for my family and I. Thankfully, we have all nearly passed through this agony...