July 23, 2015

A new vision of the health workforce

The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has issued a report calling on a wide range of occupations to get involved in helping the public talk about health concerns, claiming that this could make it… More

July 9, 2015

£15m NHS scheme set to place pharmacists in GP surgeries

A new scheme announced by NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens indicates that calls for health services to make greater use of community pharmacy expertise are being heeded. The trial scheme, which… More

July 1, 2015

New regulations around online sale of medicines

The government has introduced new rules around selling medicines online. As of 1 July, anyone in the UK who sells medicines via the internet to the public must be registered with the Medicines and… More

June 24, 2015

Pharmacists to have access to NHS Summary Care Record

Access to the NHS Summary Care Record (SCR) is to be rolled out to all community pharmacists in England to help them play a greater role in patient care, it has been announced. Implementation will begin… More

June 16, 2015

CIG Healthcare Partnership Research Division

CIG Research has been launched to cater for clients’ increasing need to analyse the opinions, thoughts and habits of pharmacists and their teams. This encompasses everything from the way daily tasks… More

June 15, 2015

Dermalex skincare resource pack

Dermalex in association with CIG Healthcare Partnership has developed a ‘Conversations on Skincare’ pharmacy resource pack consisting of a series of modules to help the pharmacy team engage in… More