You have to act now to change the future of pharmacy, says Manor Pharmacy’s Graham Phillips
We’re all familiar with the concept of make every contact count (MECC) in pharmacy, but here’s a new one: Make Every Political Contact Count. Community pharmacy needs to get out there, and that means all of us getting involved – talking about the clinical, public health and social capital value of pharmacy and the threats to the network.
We need much stronger representation at the grass roots level, and I can tell you that YOU (all of you) are perfectly qualified to play your part. Start today! The good news is that you don’t need to be working at a national level or in high-powered meetings with CCGs, because you already have hundreds of opportunities a day to get the word out from the pharmacy you work in.