Monday, September 28, 2020

Get DMIRS right to reap rewards

BY RICHARD BROWN The NHS England Digital Minor Illness Referral Service (DMIRS) is one of the most important changes to community pharmacy since the advent...

Metanium – there for every change

Up to a third of babies and toddlers in nappies have nappy rash at any one time. Metanium Nappy Rash Ointment (a licensed medicine) is...

BLOOD PRESSURE MANAGEMENT: Re-position to take advantage of new landscape

By Mike Maguire Midnight is where the day begins. That’s a line from a U2 song, and Community Pharmacy has witnessed its “midnight” come and go....

Wellbeing training for pharmacy staff

As the No.1 brand sold through UK pharmacy, the Care brand has championed the industry and the treatment of minor health concerns for nearly...

Volunteers delivering medicines is fraught with risks, says senior pharmacy solicitor

When a pharmacy owner has the misfortune to be on the receiving end of a compensation claim because of a dispensing error or some...

Ear Care: Listening to the pharmacists

Community pharmacy is in the right place to provide advice and treatments for a variety of ear ailments, from ear wax to ear infections... The...

bgX app for contactless deliveries from local pharmacies during Covid-19 lockdown

A new smartphone app is offering pharmacies a local delivery service to enable contactless purchases dispatched direct to customers’ homes within an hour. The bgX...

Smoking cessation still a key part of service

According to National Statistics, in 2016,15.5% of UK adults smoke which equates to around 6.1 million in the population. Reducing the prevalence...

Thank you to pharmacy from GSK

"We currently find ourselves in an unprecedented situation with the world battling an outbreak of COVID‐19. As a profession, we appreciate that you are...