NHS England

David Webb summary.jpg bookmark_icon_off

David Webb to replace Ridge as England's chief pharmacist

Webb will take up his post in February as Keith Ridge retires after 16 years as CPhO.

1 Min Article

Anne Joshua summary.jpg bookmark_icon_off

NHS: No plans to let patients self-refer for minor ailments

Patients "really value" the CPCS model, NHS England's Anne Joshua said.

1 Min Article

1075 (1).jpg bookmark_icon_off

PSNC awaits pilot on inclusion of antidepressants in NMS

PSNC says its support for depression to be added to the New Medicine Service remains unwavering

1 Min Article

pharmacy vaccination jab summary.jpg bookmark_icon_off

Pharmacy teams to get free flu jabs as NHS secures funding

Free jab offer extends to locums as NHS secures additional funding.

1 Min Article

medicines summary.jpg bookmark_icon_off

Ridge review finds 10pc of all prescribed medicines unnecessary

CPhO calls for more openness and greater use of social prescribing to prevent medicines harm.

2 Min Article

Hypertension 1075.jpg bookmark_icon_off
Heart health

Pharmacy hypertension service 'can save 2,000 lives in 5 years'

NHSE&I said pharmacies can prevent 3,700 strokes and 2,500 heart attacks.

1 Min Article