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'Pharmacist apprenticeship proposals driven by workforce issues'
Proposals for pharmacists to qualify through a five-year apprenticeship scheme led by employers have been drawn up in a
Pharmacist apprenticeships under consideration in 10-day consultation
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education – an employer-led public body not affiliated with a
Superdrug and Day Lewis narrow gender pay gap, while Paydens unmoved
For the second year, Superdrug – part of the A.S. Watson Group – published joint gender pay gap data with UK discount
Gender pay gaps widens at Lloydspharmacy and Rowlands, Cohens unmoved
*Cohens' mean gender pay gap has been updated due to an error in its pay gap report, which was rectified after this
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
Phantom heads and fake teeth: how we tackled oral health in pharmacies
Poor oral health costs the NHS. The British Dental Association (BDA) estimates that 150 procedures to extract teeth are
How will gluten-free restrictions affect pharmacies and patients?
From this month, pharmacy teams in England will no longer be able to dispense NHS prescriptions for any gluten-free
Can you make a Botox and dermal filler service work in your pharmacy?
In August, Superdrug piloted its ‘skin renew service’ – which includes Botox injections and dermal fillers priced from
Honey or OTC options – what does the new Nice guidance on cough say?
Coughs and colds are one of the most common reasons patients seek advice from community pharmacy – and even more so at
Galen launches new Exocream and Myribase pump dispensers
The packaging for both creams was switched last month from a 500g pump to a 500ml airless pump dispenser, which Galen
Naproxen 250mg and 500mg among final 42 concessionary prices for March
An initial 34 prices for the month were announced on March 20, followed by a further 20 prices on March 22. */ Drug
GSK launches Aquafresh partnership with Disney
Launched in February, the partnership aims to drive awareness of the brand on Disney Junior’s TV and YouTube channels,
Further 20 concessionary prices announced for March
An initial 34 prices were announced on March 20, including Losartan 100mg. */ Drug Strength Form Price Amiloride
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GPhC could use covert surveillance to tackle pharmacy POM diversion
The GPhC could use covert surveillance to investigate pharmacists suspected of diverting prescription-only medicines (POMs) to the criminal market, it has told C+D.
GPhC considers leaving Canary Wharf but stands firm on fee increase
Manufacturers body 'uncomfortable' with pharmacists' shortages powers
MHRA investigating 25 pharmacies as part of POM diversion crackdown
BMA argues pharmacists’ new shortages powers are ‘inappropriate’
Pharmacy dispensing tokens sent to hotels in fax machine error
Brine: New shortages powers likely to increase pharmacists' workload
This week’s FMD deadline not ‘cliff edge’, GPhC reassures pharmacies
Pharmacist struck off after leaving technician in charge of pharmacy
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