“Some participants criticised the lack of hands-on experience," a report on the pilot programme has noted.
Nearly 2 million more NHS patients in England will have access to video consultations with a doctor.
Invatech Health's newly accredited Titan PMR is now available to pharmacies in England and Wales.
Dispensing errors involving direct oral anticoagulants are highlighted in Medication Safety Officer’s report.
Women who suspect they may have a UTI will be tested and treated without seeing a GP as part of a NHS England pilot scheme.
Only 72% of candidates passed June’s pre-registration exam - the lowest level in eight years.
Offering flu immunisation in community pharmacies increased the number of people in Wales who received the jab, report finds.
The prescribing of Controlled Drugs dropped by two per cent in 2018 compared to the previous year, though non-medic prescribing rose.
Birmingham pharmacist Satyan Kotecha is among the latest ‘clinical champions’ selected by Diabetes UK.
Pharmacy contractors will receive £14 per consultation in the next stage of the DMIRS pilot.
The PDA has received an increasing number of concerns from newly qualified pharmacists in GP practices.
Pharmacists in England can now access patient information more quickly through a new Summary Care Record (SCR) 1-click function.
LloydsPharmacy apologises for the “distress” experienced by a woman refused emergency hormonal contraception.
Fridge temperatures and date-checking top list of standards not met, says GPhC.
In a pilot scheme, doctors at Lansdowne Surgery and Fairwater Health Centre will be able to prescribe patients who they think will benefit from cycling
Pharmacy closures are associated with “persistent, clinically significant declines” in older patients’ adherence to heart medications, a recent study found
NHS England is to recruit 200 ‘clinical pharmacists’ and pharmacy technicians to an “army of experts” tasked with reducing unnecessary medication
Pharmacists having to check their own prescriptions continues to lead to patient safety incidents, the National Pharmacy Association has reported
Pharmaceutical care in care homes is a specialist area and should be resourced accordingly, says the Royal Pharmaceutical Society in Scotland in a report
PHE demonstrates the valuable role of pharmacy in providing sexual health, reproductive health and HIV services.