Pharmacy practice and profession blog
As a community pharmacist, Sean Quay recognised that he could be doing more to support his patients affected by mental illness.
Independent pharmacies need a new kind of contract if they are to survive the threat from funding cuts and wholesaler market control, says the Pharmacists’ Defence Association’s head of policy, Alima Batchelor.
During #AskYourPharmacist Week 2018 — which aims to raise awareness of the services pharmacy can offer — we asked our readers to tell us the most unusual questions their patients had posed to them. From the bizarre to the ridiculous, here are some of our favourites.
November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, Ade Williams and Ali Stunt describe the pivotal role pharmacy teams can play.
Army Reserve pharmacist, Anuj K. Sunder shares details of his four-month deployment to South Sudan as part a United Nations Humanitarian Operation
Amira Shaikh describes her experience of undertaking the CPPE GP pharmacist training pathway
The Pharmaceutical Journal asked pharmacists on Twitter to get creative and compose a haiku for National Poetry Day on the 4 October using the hashtag #pharmacyhaiku — here are some of our favourites.
Have you ever wondered if sign language is communicated the same universally?
The impact of introducing ward based dispensing at Mid Essex Hospital Trust
John Harris details how Pharmacy Research Wales is building a community of pharmacy researchers across Wales.
Chandani Sakaria shares her experience of completing the Mary Seacole programme for leaders.
Pharmacist Darren Pugh, describes how the RPS Foundation Programme has benefited his community pharmacy career.
Mike Hewitson gives some timely advice to the new person in charge of the NHS.
Saša Jankovic writes about the RPS Women in Leadership: Survive and Thrive event held on 27 June 2018
Pharmacist and practice partner Garry Myers shares his model for a partnership between general practice and its local community pharmacy, which, if rolled out across England, could save practices over 15m appointments a year.
Louisa Conlon describes her experience of applying for and being awarded a CPhO clinical fellowship at the Care Quality Commission
Charlotte Richardson describes her experience of volunteering as a newly qualified pharmacist as part of the annual Middlesbrough diocese pilgrimage to Lourdes.
Locum pharmacist Emmanuel Chisadza shuns the current reimbursement framework for community pharmacy, and calls for a model that recognises that value of pharmaceutical care.
Pharmacists can start discussions on new packaging methods to reduce the amount of waste pharmacy sends to landfill, says preregistration trainee Emily Cooper.
Tess Fenn, president of the Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK (APTUK) reflects on her 48 years as a pharmacy technician