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Pharmacy First has launched, so Xrayser shares their thoughts recently about how the sector should be uniting…

General Business People

Put pharmacy, and pharmacists, first

C+D's new editor-in-chief says the government needs to finish what it's started if it wants Pharmacy First to succeed.

Funding Businesses

What’s the law on pharmacy supervision?

The consultation on supervision will be closing this week, Susan Hunneyball explains why the consultation is important…


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A recent argument questioned whether contractors can require locums to be trained to provide Pharmacy First services. David Reissner gives a legal perspective…

Services Legal

Is Pharmacy First the solution to NHSE’s backlog problem?

Adrian Zacher explores NHSE’s patient backlog problem, the role of community pharmacy and sets out some of his suggestions…

General Business People

Who is to blame for 2023’s diminishing locum returns?

Employers? Government? Industry associations? Where does the culpability lie for the first drop in locum rates in seven years?

Businesses Locums

Online pharmacies: Are you being served?

Online pharmacies and drug dispensers are facing a challenge getting the right balance of oversight and customer service – and there’s a lot more at stake than lost sales.

Digital General Business

From an accountant: Pharmacy First and its profitability

As community pharmacy continues to face financial challenges, Atif Butt discusses how you can increase your pharmacy profitability through Pharmacy First.

Businesses Money

Trainee pharmacists: Are you still excited to take on IP?

It’s been quite a start to the New Year for pharmacy students, with new requirements being introduced. C+D’s Zainab Hussain shares her thoughts.

Education GPhC

Five things to know about the foundation training reform

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) have recently made way for new foundation training standards and Zhyar Said breaks this down…

Education Pre-reg

Leadsom: ‘We want to support you in every way we can’

In an exclusive opinion piece for C+D, pharmacy minister Andrea Leadsom thanks community pharmacists for their efforts in making the transition to Pharmacy First as smooth as possible

Politicians Money

How are 2024's packaging trends addressing common patient problems?

This year's packaging trends are helping to promote pharmacogenomics, sustainability and patient health. Steve Brownett-Gale explains how.

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