In a letter to health minister Matt Hancock, C+D editor Beth Kennedy makes the case for England’s prescription charge to be put on hold during the COVID-19 crisis
Pharmacy teams reveal escalating levels of abuse from patients during the COVID-19 outbreak
Public Health England (PHE) does not recommend the public wear protective face masks, but pharmacy teams can share their effective use with those who ignore that advice
Almost one in five (18%) of the pharmacies that have closed most recently served patients in the highest areas of deprivation, a C+D investigation reveals
A pharmacy was forced to close after the funding cuts made it impossible to continue, reflecting the uncertain future of its group
One pharmacist campaigned successfully to make a blood sugar level sensor available to patients with type 1 diabetes on the NHS in Scotland.
The 2020 GP contract, announced earlier this month, has £1.5 billion attached to it. C+D explains what it means for community pharmacy in England