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Pharmacy2U reveals it is keen to join the NPA
Following the publication of C+D’s interview with Nitin Sodha earlier this month – in which the NPA chair raised
DH: 'Mixed model' of online and community pharmacies is 'way forward'
People will “continue to want the classic community pharmacy” offering, Sir Chris Wormald told the Public Accounts
More pharmacy closures predicted after 17p-per-item price drop
Pharmacy owners in England are currently facing a 17p-per-item price drop across all category M items for July. It
DH refuses to reveal wholesalers making 'unexplained' generics profits
A National Audit Office (NAO) report into last year’s “unexpected increase” in generics prices – published last month (
Boots' independent prescribers help it to ace CQC inspection
In March, the CQC announced a "programme of inspections" into digital healthcare providers in the UK, which it said
Online pharmacy addresses CQC's warnings on patient safety
In March, the CQC announced a "programme of inspections" into "digital healthcare providers" in the UK, which will "
GPhC: Only 'trivial gifts' will avoid conflicts of interest
In a joint statement signed by the GPhC and eight other health regulators – including the General Medical Council (GMC
GPhC: Managers must prioritise patient safety over targets
In a consultation document published yesterday (July 20), the GPhC said managers have a “significant influence over the
UPDATED: August concessionary prices announced
Drug Strength Form Price Betahistine 8mg tablets (84) £6.33 Betahistine 16mg tablets (84) £11.05 Buspirone
July concessionary prices updated
Initial concessionary prices for July were announced last week. */ Drug Strength Form Price Olanzapine 7.5mg
C+D’s first impressions of the new BNF app
This free-to-download app – available since June 26, but officially launched yesterday (July 13) – replaces the
July concessionary prices announced
*/ Drug Strength Form Price Betahistine 16mg tablets (84) £11.95 Betahistine 8mg tablets (84) £5.85
What can community pharmacy do to prevent a UK opioid epidemic?
In January, Steve Brine commissioned Public Health England (PHE) to investigate why the prescribing of “addictive
Was switching an antimalarial from POM to P med the right move?
In July 2017, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) approved the switch of a atovaquone/
‘How we made a private allergy testing service work in our pharmacy’
We are the only locally owned pharmacy in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland. My family has owned the pharmacy for 61 years
'Why I've seen my baby category sales triple'
A study published in the journal Digestive and Liver Diseases in 2005 found that half of infants will experience at
Emla cream campaign targets parents of children who fear needles
The ‘Mum’s Magic Cream’ campaign, which launched last week (May 29), aims to inform parents that Emla cream – which
GSK targets holidaying cold sore patients with Zovirax campaign
The campaign – which will run from July to August – is designed to raise awareness that “cold sores are a problem
Perrigo targets short-haul travellers with Jungle Formula campaign
The campaign – running from June 1 to the end of August – will include “online visuals” linking to a Jungle Formula
Dermal introduces larger Doublebase emollient gel
Doublebase Gel is now available in a larger 1kg size pack and is “ideal for patients who require large amounts of an
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Xrayser assesses the ‘unsuitable’ GPhC pre-reg exam questions
Was June’s pre-reg assessment really as hard as some students claim? Xrayser dives into the exam to find out
Petition protesting 'unsuitable' June pre-reg exam tops 900 signatures
Can you help your pre-reg answer these revision calculations?
Top tips to prepare for June's GPhC pre-reg exam
126 pre-regs to be recruited to NHS England's GP pharmacist scheme
How to prepare for the new-look pre-reg exam
Before the revamped assessment launched in June 2016, C+D spoke to pre-reg student Zohib Sheikh and ProPharmace’s Noma Al-Ahmad to hear their tips and concerns.
Planned foundation programme could solve new pharmacists' 'isolation'
GPhC chief: Stop ‘mis-selling’ degrees to prevent ‘disillusionment’
Pharmacy education leads call for better pre-reg and post-reg training
'Dispensing errors were a vital part of my pre-reg year'
PCT Healthcare reveals reasons for highest June pre-reg pass rate
September pre-reg exam pass rate jumps to 58%
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