There were 1,833 pharmacists in GP practices in England in September 2019 versus 1,304 in September 2018.
The aademy will receive £5m in government funding and will be led by professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, the outgoing RCGP chair.
A patient health app is to extend its appointment booking feature to include community pharmacy services.
Boots will roll out a cystitis test and treat service to nearly 300 UK stores.
The negotiator told Pharmacy Magazine it is “currently considering” what form this engagement might take
Community pharmacy has an essential role to play in delivering the long-anticipated NHS Long Term Plan, which has prevention at its heart.