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Pharmacists should review care homes residents’ medicine regimens to reduce polypharmacy

April 25, 2019
Medical Communications care homes, older people, pharmacists, pharmacy, polypharmacy

Pharmacists should review older people’s medicines regimens in order to reduce inappropriate polypharmacy, according to the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS). …


Amazon makes first move into healthcare with online pharmacy acquisition

June 28, 2018
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing amazon, pharma, pharmacy

It’s been thought to have been on the cards for some time, but now, after much speculation, retail giant Amazon …


Amazon puts selling pharmaceuticals plan on back-burner

April 17, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing amazon, biotech, drugs, pharma, pharmaceutical, pharmacy

Last year buzz about Amazon entering the pharmaceutical distribution market steadily grew after it obtained pharmacy licenses in a small …

UK Government announces deep cuts to pharmacy funding

October 21, 2016
Medical Communications Conservative, NHS, UK, government, pharmacy

The Department Health announced that it wanted to reduce the £2.8 billion a year funding for pharmacies by 7%, leading …

Pharma and the High Street health shop

September 23, 2008
Sales and Marketing industry relations, pharmacy

The April publication of the long-awaited pharmacy White Paper – 'Building on Strengths, Delivering the Future' – spells exciting times …

Local pharmaceutical services

October 22, 2003
Sales and Marketing LPS, local pharmaceutical services, medicines management, pharmacy

Pharmacists are recognised by the Government as having a crucial role to play in developing better patient care within the …

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