Fitness to practise Pharmacy technician Neil Peter Brown, registration number 5016073, has been struck off the professional register for stealing more than £2,500 worth of medical equipment from a military airbase to sell on eBay.
Fitness to practise Pharmacy technician Allison Markham, registration number 5003792, has been suspended from the professional register for a year for committing benefit fraud amounting to more than £11,000
Fitness to practise Superintendent pharmacist Sanjeev Narendrabhai Patel, registration 2045156, was struck off the register for falsifying prescriptions for expensive cancer drugs and selling them for a profit.
Fitness to practise The GPhC was wrong to publish the identities of pharmacists suspended on the back of the BBC Inside Out investigation and should have detected the illegal medicine sales before the media, a pharmacy lawyer has claimed.
Fitness to practise Pharmacist Roshan Lal, registration 2023572, has been struck off following a 12 month suspension, during which the GPhC claimed he had shown a “startling lack of insight into his actions”.
Practice The government has demanded that healthcare regulators, including the GPhC, tighten up their procedures for breaches of professional standards this week, in its response to the Francis report.
Fitness to practise A pharmacist has been suspended for six months after refusing to supply a patient's inhaler until she paid for damaged goods. The GPhC ruled that she had put commercial interests above her professional ethics.
Practice Offering oral contraceptives, implants and specialist sexual health clinics in pharmacies could build on the EHC PGD to help further slash teenage pregnancy rates in Scotland, pharmacy leaders have argued.
Fitness to practise Pharmacist Eric Yau Kwong Lee, registration number 2044576, was struck off the register for stealing nearly £15,000 from his employer Medichest to send to his family in China for his sister's kidney transplant.