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Your Vision Matters: How to Protect Your Eyesight

Interview conducted by Kate Anderton, B.Sc.Sep 24 2018 Thought LeadersDr. Neil EbenezerDirector of Research and PolicyFight for Sight An interview with Dr. Neil Ebenezer from…

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83% of contractors in England saw their personal income drop in 2018

Of the 40 contractors in England who responded to the survey – which ran throughout October – none experienced a rise in personal income, while…

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Another 24 concessionary prices announced for December

An initial 23 concessionary prices for December were announced last week.

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Pharmacies scrapping deliveries could be behind ‘handing out’ errors

Approximately 50% of the errors reported to the National Pharmacy Association (NPA) in the three months to September involved mistakes as medicines were handed out…

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PSNC adds national EHC service to plans for new pharmacy contract

The Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) also suggested pharmacies across England should be commissioned to provide smoking cessation services, blood pressure measurement, and hypertension and…

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Risperidone 2mg tablets get higher concessionary price after review

The price concession is now set at £20.00 for a pack of 60 tablets and will be automatically applied to any prescriptions submitted in the…

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‘Nigh-on impossible’ to recruit pharmacy technicians in some areas

Speaking at North-east London local pharmaceutical committee’s (LPC) conference last week (November 15), Gail Fleming said a comparison of Health Education England’s first national Community Pharmacy…

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Brothers plan to build five consultation rooms after pharmacy purchase

Anup, Rahul and Jatin Patel bought the pharmacy on Belgrave Road, Leicester last month – since rebranded as Brother’s Pharmacy – for an undisclosed sum…

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DH and PSNC discuss pharmacies sourcing alternatives if no-deal Brexit

The Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) has been holding an “ongoing dialogue” with the Department of Health and Social Care (DH) since the summer about…

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Medipharmacy Limited puts its 16 branches up for sale

The independent group’s 16 pharmacies, four of which are in health centres, are spread across south London and south England, property adviser Christie & Co…

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