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How community pharmacy is fighting the snow to deliver patient care

Pharmacy employees throughout the UK have risen to the challenge of the snow and freezing conditions from the “beast from the east”

Whether it’s strapping on walking boots and trudging along miles of icy roads to open a pharmacy, or battling the blizzards to reach elderly patients at home, the sector has reacted heroically to ensure their patients receive the best care possible.

Here’s a selection of some of pictures, videos and messages shared on Twitter by pharmacy staff – and their appreciative patients – while braving the severe weather conditions.

Delivering on foot
Steering on slippery roads
Open as usual
NHS England: Thank you

How have you braved the elements to look after patients?

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