It’s a Monday lunchtime and I’m doing a ward round at a local care home when they ask me to see a new resident. Maud is 93 years old and has advanced...
NHS England started recruiting in 2018, with 203 pharmacists and technicians employed to work in care homes across England so far, it told C+D last...
In its long-awaited long-term plan, published yesterday (January 7), NHS England revealed an aim to “explore further efficiencies” in community...
In October, pharmacies were given six weeks to find a new MDS supplier, after Biodose’s parent company Protomed announced it would close the business...
Prime Minister Theresa May announced last week (November 21) the rollout of a national scheme to assign teams – including pharmacists – to care...
Teams of healthcare professionals, including pharmacists and GPs, will be assigned to care homes, "where they will get to know individual residents'...
Sandeep Khosla is the first to admit that being the director of pharmacy at Medipharmacy – a family-owned business founded by his parents, who now...
Biodose manufacturer Protomed announced last month (October 23) that “after careful consideration”, it would close the business on November 30. The...
One hundred and eighty pharmacists and 60 pharmacy technicians will be deployed in care homes to aid residents’ medicines optimisation, according to...
In March, the CQC announced a "programme of inspections" into "digital healthcare providers" in the UK, which will "prioritise those services it...
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