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Running Your Business

Clinical governance deadlines: PSNC answers your questions

PSNC’s director of operations and support, Gordon Hockey, answers your questions about the upcoming clinical governance deadlines, explaining what your pharmacy needs to do and why

The cost of maintaining medicines supply

Pharmacy businesses are vulnerable at a time when medicine shortages are causing price fluctuations and wholesaler bills are difficult to pay

FMD update: will the UK meet the 2019 deadline?

Recent political turmoil in the country has led to significant delays to the Falsified Medicines Directive implementation, which could be a cause for concern for community pharmacy

The mire of IR35

HMRC’s proposed changes to the IR35 tax law are set to have wide-reaching effects on locums, employers and agencies alike, but there is still no clarification of what these will be. 

Making Tax Digital: time to prepare

By the end of March 2019, UK businesses will need to be prepared for an HMRC change which will affect every single transaction a business makes. Welcome to Making Tax Digital (MTD)

Delivering the goods

How do you go about setting a medicines delivery service, and how much will it cost for your pharmacy?  

Is it best to lease or buy a delivery van?

So, your pharmacy needs a new van for deliveries, but should you lease one or buy one? What’s best for your business? 

Case study: E-commerce innovation

Mitesh explains how the North London pharmacy’s online offering has gone from strength to strength

Working together for pharmacy’s future

P3 speaks to the NPA’s Ian Strachan about unity in the sector and the fight for the future of independents

Quality payments and patient safety

Dawn Williams, head of customer development at Celesio UK, looks key steps to meet patient safety criteria for the Quality Payment Scheme

Rollercoaster ride to the Titan platform

The first completely new PMR for more than a decade took three years to build and launch, but Invatech Health's Tariq Muhammad says his ups and downs in business has shaped its development over 25 years

Checks remain after Right to Rent legal impasse

If you rent out a property, you need to ensure you comply with the Immigration Act, says solicitor Aidan Welton

Does your pharmacy run like clockwork?

Even the best pharmacies could free up time currently devoted to the dispensing process that could be put to better use

Planning to grow: five pharmacies sign in

P3pharmacy has teamed up with Pharmacy Complete to follow five independent pharmacy owners through a structured business development programme over the course of a year. 

How would you like to pay?

Most customers prefer to pay by card, but which payment processing systems is right for your business?

Sell up or sit tight?

With the cut in community pharmacy funding on the horizon, is it time to sell your pharmacy and will value be unaffected?

Tax rules: refitting your premises

A pharmacy refit might improve your business, but what are the tax rules around this?

A strategy on one-page is a good place to start

It’s important that every business has a written strategy, suggests Alliance Healthcare’s Chris Martin

Buying for business: What rights do you have?

What happens if you buy something for the pharmacy that you aren’t happy with or is damaged? This is what the law says

Getting on top of your monthly income forecast

Cash flow remains an issue, and looking again at some good housekeeping points is worth the effort

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