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If the pilot is successful, it could be rolled out as an advanced service in 2021-22 (Image credit: CCA)
From October 1 – when the 2019-20 pharmacy contract for England comes into force – “community pharmacists will start to develop and test an early...
03/09/2019 6
L-R: Technician Helen Blackett, pharmacist Katharina Elliott and superintendent Dawn Cruickshank
When C+D visited John Low Pharmacy in Consett, County Durham, the person standing behind the counter wasn’t a counter assistant, technician or a...
07/12/2018 0
The C+D Award-winning project – Capture AF – originally involved 10 community pharmacies in Hillingdon, London and the Royal Brompton and Harefield...
12/04/2018 0
EXCLUSIVE
NHS England's Dr Bruce Warner (centre) heard about the service during a pharmacy visit. Credit: Community Pharmacy North Yorkshire
The service would involve testing patients for AF – using a device that attaches to a smartphone – and then monitoring those diagnosed with the...
06/03/2018 7
EXCLUSIVE
Sally Manning (second right): The team will collect data to support a national rollout of the project
The C+D Award-winning project – Capture AF – originally involved 10 community pharmacies in Hillingdon, London and the Royal Brompton and Harefield...
15/01/2018 1
The Capture AF team: (left to right) community pharmacist Rikin Patel; hospital pharmacist Zainab Khanbhai; lead arrhythmia pharmacist Sally Manning; and cardiologist Dr Wajid Hussain
It isn’t often that a community pharmacist and a consultant cardiologist are sat side by side as colleagues. But this is just one of the achievements...
19/12/2017 1
University College London researchers predict nationwide version could prevent 1,700 strokes
The pilot launched in 16 pharmacies in the capital last year, as part of NHS England’s “test-beds programme” to “test the treatments and care models...
19/09/2017 3
Mr Carlton, 78, has come into your pharmacy with his wife. He appears distressed, and is complaining of shortness of breath and discomfort in his...
20/11/2016 0
According to an atrial fibrillation (AF) pressure group – and yes, there is such a thing – over a quarter of a million AF patients are either on no...
29/06/2016 2
EXCLUSIVE A government-commissioned review of pharmacy services could address the quarter of a million atrial fibrillation (AF) patients currently on...
20/06/2016 0

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