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Candesartan and escitalopram among final 19 price concessions for May

An initial 27 prices for the month were announced on May 23 and a further 15 announced the following day.

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Lloydspharmacy to roll out travel vaccination clinics to 120 branches

The multiple first piloted the service in 40 branches in July-December 2018, and it is currently offered in 77 pharmacies – around 10 of which…

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‘Difficult’ Lloydspharmacy decision to charge for screening and tests

As of yesterday (May 22), patients are being charged £5 for diabetes screening and £3 to have their blood pressure checked. Customers who pay for…

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Naproxen and candesartan among 27 price concessions agreed for May

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NHS England funds 240 ‘clinical’ pharmacy roles in care homes

NHS England started recruiting in 2018, with 203 pharmacists and technicians employed to work in care homes across England so far, it told C+D last…

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Vote for your favourite story of pharmacists going ‘above and beyond’

The C+D Above and Beyond Award – sponsored by Accord – is returning for a second year, and once again gives C+D readers the opportunity…

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PDA urges pharmacist apprenticeship employer group to reveal identity

“Given the controversy” surrounding proposals to introduce a five-year apprenticeship scheme, and “that more than 10% of the current profession felt the need to comment…

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Candesartan 16mg among further 25 concessionary prices for April

An initial 30 prices for the month were announced on April 16.

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Boots and Pharmacist Support partner to expand stress coaching service

Pharmacist Support and Boots share an “aspiration” to “reach more of those in the profession who are encountering difficult times”, the charity said today (April…

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Galen launches new Exocream and Myribase pump dispensers

The packaging for both creams was switched last month from a 500g pump to a 500ml airless pump dispenser, which Galen said would take up…

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