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Celebrations for Celesio

Celesio UK, parent company of LloydsPharmacy and AAH, has celebrated the milestone of reaching 20,000 Dementia Friends across its business.

New retail skills training from Bayer

Bayer’s new Business Fit for the Future programme aims to provide pharmacy teams with practical skills to support their efforts to run a profitable business that is ready for the future.

Celebrating #RxTechDay

The spotlight is being shone on pharmacy technicians today (16 October) as #RxTechDay gets underway with the theme ‘Celebrating the Essential Role of the Pharmacy Technician’.

APTUK launches new strategic vision

The Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK launched its strategic vision for the next three years at the Pharmacy Show today (8 October).

Going the distance for RNIB

A team of runners from Scope Opthalmics ran 50 miles during National Eye Health Week to raise awareness and funds for the RNIB, all while carrying giant inflatable eyeballs.

NEW CI Plus now available

Counter Intelligence Plus, the essential training guide for pharmacy assistants brought to you by Training Matters is now available.

Making the grade with NPA

Five pharmacy technicians have been presented with certificates after passing the newly accredited National Pharmacy Association Accuracy in Dispensing (AID) course.

Pharmacy team guidance letter from GPhC

The GPhC has written to organisations representing community pharmacy owners to ask for feedback on the steps their members have taken to implement new guidance to ensure a safe and effective pharmacy team.

Global pharmacy workforce to grow 40% by 2030

The global pharmacy workforce continues to grow and on current trends will be 40 per cent larger in 2030 than in 2016, a new report from the International Pharmaceutical Federation predicts

Government warns pharmacies must not stockpile medicines

Guidance from the health secretary that healthcare organisations such as community pharmacies should not stockpile medicines over concerns of a no deal Brexit has been welcomed by HDA UK

Superdrug receives threat over customer data

Superdrug.com has advised online customers to change their online passwords as a security precaution after hackers claimed to have accessed customer information

Well Pharmacy spends £3.5m on estate revamp

The Well Pharmacy estate is to benefit from £3.54m in investment over the next financial year, with the company saying its pharmacies “need to be developed” to cope with rising prescription volumes

First Pharmacist Travel Health Conference to take place

The first Pharmacist Travel Health Conference is to take place in London on 3-4 November, organised by Voyager Medical in collaboration with UCL and others

£1.5m digital pharmacy opens in Liverpool

Now Healthcare Group, which is behind the ‘Now Patient’ app, says the service will be particularly helpful to those who “have suffered through recent community pharmacy cuts”

Superdrug sells HIV test kit giving results in 15 minutes

Superdrug is to sell an HIV testing kit, allowing customers to self-test at home using a finger-prick blood sample and see a result in 15 minutes

Rowlands Pharmacy and NSPCC relaunch partnership

Rowlands Pharmacy and the NSPCC are relaunching their relationship to focus on preventing child neglect in local communities by providing helpful advice and support to parents when they need it most.

NHS birthday prompts celebration of pharmacy

As the NHS celebrated its 70th birthday, president of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Ash Soni championed the work of pharmacists and their teams and how this has evolved over the years

Numark broaden services support

Numark has developed a structured service programme running throughout the year to help its members gain the maximum benefit from their services and boost income.

RoE finalists 2018

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

NPA chief executive takes up post

Mark Lyonette has begun his role as the new chief executive of the National Pharmacy Association
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