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The roll-out of Covid-19 vaccines across the UK is the healthcare story at the top of the news agenda. But, as I discover in this feature for P3 pharmacy management magazine, for manufacturers of generic medicines, maintaining an uninterrupted supply

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The UK has one of the highest patient to doctor ratios in Europe, with the Health Foundation predicting a 7,000 GP shortfall by 2023/24, so anything that takes pressure off the system is welcome. I find out how community pharmacies

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Times of challenge also bring opportunity, and despite continuing uncertainties, there was no shortage of pharmacy business owners who added to their estate in 2020. Some bold purchasers even opened their very first pharmacies during the pandemic, as I discover

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Robots have come into their own during the pandemic, supporting remote ordering and social distancing in community pharmacies, as I discover in this feature for P3 pharmacy management magazine…

I discover the obvious wins – and unexpected surprises – that come from adding robots to the pharmacy team, in this feature for P3 Pharmacy magazine…

Covid-19 has created many challenges for health and social care, including how best to protect those working within it. I talk to some enterprising manufacturers who have stepped into the breach to meet the demand for personal protective equipment (PPE),

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Guidance on the types of Covid-19 tests that community pharmacy can offer has changed as the pandemic has progressed, but there are signs that its scope could be widening, as I find out in this feature for P3 pharmacy magazine…

Tucked away in the dispensary, pharmacy fridges play a small but vital role in storing volatile or high-value medicines, as I find out in this feature for P3 magazine…

If the immediate care and prevention initiatives promised in the NHS Long Term Plan begin to drive more people into pharmacies, how will staff meet their need for services , especially with prescription volumes at the current level? Investing in

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Pharmacy locums are more than just a spare pair of hands for busy times. If you want a successful and profitable business, they can be one of the best investments you make, as I find out in this feature for

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