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RPS seeks evidence on Pharmacy-medicine self-selection over the next 3 months

Previously at odds with GPhC over facilitated self-selection of Pharmacy medicines, RPS urges comprehensive evidence  amidst widening practice in pharmacies In light of the recent...

DHSC’s proposed supervision changes pass the buck to the GPhC

David Reissner examines the history of pharmacy supervision and highlights the problems in proposed changes to supervision laws   Supervision has been a feature of...

Rise in pharmacy workforce: 4 new pharmacists, 131 more technicians registered under GPhC

A recent report published by the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has highlighted a significant increase in the number of registered pharmacists and pharmacy technicians,...

Expansion of pharmacy technicians’ role requires robust regulatory oversight, says PDA

Jay Badenhorst urges GPhC to enhance inspection protocols, underscores responsible pharmacists' role in ensuring the competency of pharmacy technicians The Pharmacists' Defence Association (PDA) has...

Challenging titles: Taking BMA’s lead PDA raises concerns over the term ‘pharmacy professionals’

The PDA recognises the similarities between the unwelcome use by the government and others of the terms ‘medical professionals’ in medicine, and ‘pharmacy professionals’...

PDA insists on CQC’s role in pharmacy regulation following analysis

The PDA has also raised questions around patient safety as the number of pharmacy premises' routine inspections have declined In a recent report, the Pharmacists'...