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Pharmacy Voice to close in April

Pharmacy Voice has announced it will close at the end of April 2017, following the NPA’s withdrawal from the organisation that was announced in December.

Tackling high blood pressure in pharmacy

Develop local and national strategies to benefit from the contribution pharmacy can make to tackling high blood pressure, Pharmacy Voice urges in a new report

NPA chairman defends split from Pharmacy Voice

Ian Strachan has justified the decision of the NPA to withdraw from Pharmacy Voice

Pharmacy Voice to disband following NPA split

The trade body said that it cannot continue without one of its members, but that current projects would continue for now

PV welcomes proposed changes to supervision of trainee PIPs

Pharmacy Voice has issued a statement welcoming the GPhC’s proposed changes to the supervision requirements of trainee Pharmacist Independent Prescribers (PIPs)

Next steps for the Pharmacy Forward View

The next stage of the Community Pharmacy Forward View – Making it Happen – has been launched.

Split from Pharmacy Voice 'flies in the face of unity'

NPA's split from Pharmacy Voice is a backward step for the sector, Numark’s John D’Arcy has said

NPA plans to withdraw from Pharmacy Voice

The NPA is to stop funding Pharmacy Voice beyond the end of 2017, chairman Ian Strachan has announced

PV angered by imposition of funding cuts

Pharmacy Voice has responded with anger following today’s announcement from David Mowat, outlining plans for significant funding cuts from December.

Don't rush through cuts, pharmacy warns

Pharmacy organisations have urged the Government not to go back on its promise to delay implementing the pharmacy cuts

A forward-looking vision for pharmacy

PSNC and Pharmacy Voice have launched the Community Pharmacy Forward View, arguing that the sector should strengthen ties with local healthcare services

Pharmacy Voice responds to government proposals

"No route for public comment" means that the involvement of pharmacy bodies is "severely undermined"

Pharmacy Voice seeks commitments from DH

Pharmacy Voice says Government plans for pharmacy "make dangerous assumptions"

Healthcare bodies warn of damage to vital services after Autumn Statement

“The use of Stop Smoking Services is already declining at an alarming rate," warned John Smith, PAGB chief executive

GPs are unsure older patients are using drugs correctly

Research revealed GPs also believe half of patients, over 75 and on over four medicines, would benefit from fewer drugs.

GPs need to give patients free choice of pharmacy, says NHS England

NHS England has written to GPs asking them to display a poster informing patients of their right to choose their pharmacy.

The shackles need to come off, says Pharmacy Voice

"(Pharmacy) is the most accessible healthcare location and able to reach some of the most vulnerable in society"

Changes announced at PV and CCA

Pharmacy Voice and the Company Chemists' Association announce changes to their organisational structures.

PV investigates non-supply of OTC meds

Pharmacy Voice wants pharmacists to audit the non-supply of OTC products.

Cost to be displayed on prescriptions, says Hunt

Prescription medicines will be have both a price and ‘funded by taxpayers’ label, under controversial new plans to cut NHS costs
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