The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) have produced a joint statement detailing how GPs and community pharmacists can work together to improve the care provided to patients in the community.
More work needs to be done to educate the public about hospital Accident and Emergency Departments and the type of illnesses that should not require a visit there, says Mandeep Mudhar, Head of Business Development, The Co-operative Pharmacy.
The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) and the Proprietary Association of Great Britain (PAGB) announced plans for an e-learning module at the joint RCGP and PAGB Expert Self Care Symposium at BMA House, London recently.
Produced by Crucell UK Ltd both vaccines are eligible for reimbursement following successful discussions with the Department of Health under section 17.4 of the statement of financial entitlement for purchase and personal administration by healthcare professionals.
Following a successful pilot programme, Pfizer launched its new pharmacy-based Vascular Health Check service, enabling Primary Care Trusts in England to roll-out the NHS Health Check programme with high quality local services through settings such as community pharmacy.