Matt Hancock said that throughout the pandemic, “pharmacies provided open access support and care that is deeply embedded in the communities they...
The government is “planning in detail for winter” and expects high demand for NHS services, Mr Hancock said during his keynote address at the annual...
The pilot will be “linked to a new service in the GP contract”, with the aim of reducing premature deaths and disability caused by coronary heart...
Pharmacies will become the “first port-of-call” for “many patients” with minor illnesses over the next five years, Mr Hancock said at a Policy...
France has over 20,000 pharmacies – nearly 8,000 more than the UK. Even though France is bigger in land mass, its population is not double that of...
The service-focused, five-year contract for England – which comes into force today (October 1) – allows pharmacists to do “far more”, Mr Hancock said...
Richard Bradley, co-owner of Whitworth Chemists, told C+D he “doorstepped” Mr Hancock on his way to a meeting in the House of Commons last month, to...
As part of the collaboration, people will be able to access “NHS-verified health information in seconds” via internet giant Amazon’s voice-activated...
Mr Hancock wants “to trust and empower community pharmacists to provide more urgent care services, like they do in France”, he said in a video...
Mr Hancock talked about the country’s pharmacies with his “French counterpart”, Agnès Buzyn, “only last week”, he told C+D on Twitter yesterday. The...
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