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.
The general health of the public and public healthcare costs affected by patients not taking their medicines as prescribed.
From 1 April 2019 the drugs pregabalin and gabapentin have been reclassified as Schedule 3 controlled drugs (CDs).
As the flu services came to an end, further details were published about the 2019/20 national flu immunisation programme.
NICE has published an updated draft guideline on the diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension).
Some 71 per cent of people think there should be better education around self-treatable conditions and relevant services.
Schedule 2 and 3 controlled drugs will now be available via the electronic prescription service (EPS), NHS Digital has announced.