Pharmacy In Practice

Special measures

Looking at the effects of the specials tariff on the development of the patient safety

Why pharmacy support for drug misuse is key

How can community pharmacy help with the widespread misuse of illedgal drugs

Supporting daily oral care routine

What can be done to take the oral care category further? 

Mind matters

Where does pharmacy sit in the challenge of tackling mental health issues in the community?

Listen to your customers

Warman-Freed Pharmacy in London finds out how tools such as the CPPQ can prove to be very valuable

What have you done to get everyone working together?

P3 asks pharmacists for their opinion on what they do to get everyone working together?

Make the most of infant health

More and more parents are going to supermarkets for children’s health products. How do we get more buying in pharmacy?

Pharmacy there for women to speak to

Some areas of women’s health have long been hush-hush subjects. How can pharmacy get women talking about health issues?

Pharmacy’s experience of the repeat dispensing service

Pharmacy has been required to advise on the benefits of the repeat dispensing service since March. How are they doing?

Trouble in paradise

Millions of Britons will be jetting off this summer, but thousands are putting themselves at risk by being unprepared

Independents being put under pressure

Are small pharmacies about to be squeezed out of the market, or are there opportunities there for the taking?

Layout improves communication with patients

P3 visits a pharmacy that is enjoying the benefits of a recent refit

Widening dementia care

The government’s plan for dementia care includes more identification and support, So how can community pharmacy help?

A resource for first-time mums

Education in the pharmacy for new parents is great for the community and draws in new customers

Get to the foot of the problem

93% of the population have a foot condition. What can pharmacy do to help people with their issues?

Dieters need to be realistic and take their time

‘People need to build at it and cut down slowly,’ believes XLS-Medical dietician, Jodie Relf

What have you been doing to market your pharmacy to local customers?

P3 asks pharmacists for their opinion on the issue of marking their pharmacy stand out

Start early for hayfever

How can you help your customers to cope better with the hayfever season, as well as maximise sales?

What can Game of Thrones teach us in business?

Work smart, not crazy hours advises new book, Game of Thrones on business

Hearing issues – who’s listening?

The ear care category could be extended in the pharmacy to help people recognise hearing problems
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