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GPhC to conduct unannounced pharmacy inspections by 2020

The move to unannounced inspections – due to come into effect between April 2019 and April 2020 – is a shift from the current policy…

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Keith Ridge to lead government review into ‘problematic polypharmacy’

The country’s chief pharmaceutical officer Keith Ridge has been asked to look into instances of “patients taking multiple medicines unnecessarily”, as part of a Department…

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DH: No-deal Brexit will revoke FMD, but pharmacies must prepare anyway

The FMD – created to prevent counterfeit medicines from entering the supply chain – will require every pharmacy in the UK to scan barcodes and…

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Military and industry pharmacists added to Thursday’s careers event

C+D’s careers evening returns to London on the evening of September 13, where pharmacists at all stages of their professional journey are invited to hear…

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Boots: Automation ‘clearly’ improving patient safety in our pharmacies

Marc Donovan has seen the evidence of technology “directly and indirectly” improving patient safety in Boots branches, he told C+D last week (September 4). “When…

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Beyond BRCA: Epigenetic Silencing in Breast Cancer

Interview conducted by Kate Anderton, B.Sc.Oct 8 2018 Thought LeadersProfessor William NewmanDirectorGreater Manchester Genomic Medicine Centre   An interview with Professor William Newman, MA, FRCP,…

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