empty

In-depth

Suicide rates up for first time in 6 years

The number of suicides in the UK has risen for the first time since 2013, according to the Office of National Statistics.

“A curate’s egg” - responses to funding deal come in

Community pharmacy's unprecedented five-year funding deal has been met with a range of responses.

Elevating excellence

Pharmacy support staff took centre stage at the sixth annual RoE Awards. Here's a round up of the day...

Diabetes duty

The RPS says pharmacy teams must be utilised for type 2 diabetes services to aid prevention and improve overall care.

The big reveal: RoE 2019

The results are in! The long wait to reveal who has taken home this year's RoE trophies is finally over.

Value of vaccines

New vaccination data highlights that there’s work to be done to improve childhood vaccination rates, despite some positive signs. 

Debate rages on

Supervision hits the headlines once again, as PDA survey causes controversy.

APTUK 2018 Conference

Patient safety was the theme underpinning two days of discussion and debate at the 62nd Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK conference in Glasgow. Read the full conference report here.

End of an era

After four years in the top job, Tess Fenn announced her intention to step down as APTUK president at the Association’s annual conference. Here, she about her decision.

RoE 2018 winners announced at spectacular ceremony

Pharmacy support staff from across the UK were celebrated at the Recognition of Excellence Awards on 20 June as the pharmacy sector joined together to recognise and reward the very best in community pharmacy.

RPS targets mental health

A new RPS report calls for pharmacy teams to take on a bigger role in mental health care provision.

#WomenInPharmacy

Pharmacy has a lack of women in senior roles, according to research conducted by University of Birmingham School of Pharmacy.

A winning touch

Ahead of his appearance at the Recognition of Excellence Awards, rugby legend Jonny Wilkinson talks about teamwork, leadership and tackling health, and reveals his career highlight (and it’s not what you’d think).

Update: Boots under fire from BBC

The BBC’s Inside Out programme, ‘Boots: Pharmacists’ under pressure’ has sparked debate about workplace pressure, patient safety and staffing in community pharmacy.

Pharmacy Show 2017: the full report

This year’s Pharmacy Show saw high profile speakers from all corners of UK community pharmacy. Here's a full round up.

Embracing self care for life

The 19th annual Self Care Conference focused on how to engage and empower people to embrace self care and considered community pharmacy’s role in this, as well as what more needs to be done.

Price wars

The price of EHC hit the national headlines recently, opening up a heated debate

A fresh start?

With the future of the UK’s political landscape uncertain, pharmacy bodies have called on the Government to make good its pledges and support community pharmacy.

TM teams up with Pancreatic Cancer Action

As PCA is named official charity partner for RoE 2017, TM caught up with the charity's patron Dr Hilary Jones to find out what pharmacy can do to raise awareness of this devastating disease.

Pharmacy funding cuts: the aftershock

Community pharmacy was left reeling after an epic parliamentary debate ended with a vote in favour of the imposed funding cuts, despite opposition from MPs and the public

Previous 1 2 Next


This website is for healthcare professionals, people who work in pharmacy and pharmacy students. By clicking into any content, you confirm this describes you and that you agree to Training Matters's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

We use essential, performance, functional and advertising cookies to give you a better web experience. Find out how to manage these cookies here. We also use Interest Based Advertising Cookies to display relevant advertisements on this and other websites based on your viewing behaviour. By clicking "Accept" you agree to the use of these Cookies and our Cookie Policy.