The NHS wanted to include domiciliary MURs in an advanced home delivery service that had already been agreed by both parties, but did not offer any extra money for the MUR element, two anonymous sources told C+D
London pharmacies will be delivering all adult and most teenage vaccines – including pertussis and hepatitis C – by this time next year and the rest of the country will soon follow, says head of immunisations Kenny Gibson
More than a third of women are embarrassed to ask for the morning-after pill, with this stigma felt most keenly by 16 to 24-year-olds, a YouGov survey commissioned by the Family Planning Association shows
The party talks "regularly" with sector representatives and will engage with pharmacists "as a matter of routine" before the general election, pharmacy minister Earl Howe has told C+D in an exclusive interview
Bestway plans to operate the 771 pharmacies under the Co-operative branding for a transitional period of 12 months, but had already began "developing and testing" potential branding with the aim of confirming a new name by April 2015, it said.
US pharmacy giant Walgreens will complete its merger with Alliance Boots in 2015 and increase its shares from 45 per cent to 100 per cent in the first quarter of next year. Walgreens president Greg Wasson says he is "excited" about the opportunities that will be created by the merger
Pharmacists taking part in the boycott told C+D they were no longer accepting products from Teva in the hope it would encourage the Israeli government to reconsider its treatment of the Palestinian population in the Gaza Strip