June 12, 2015

New faces

CIG Healthcare Partnership is pleased to announce two new appointments to the team: Paul Fenton in the business development division and Emily Hunter in the editorial division.   As business… More

June 10, 2015

ellaOne POM to P switch

CIG Healthcare Partnership is delighted to have worked with HRA Pharma to develop accredited pharmacy training materials to support the reclassification of ellaOne. Formerly a Prescription Only… More

June 2, 2015

Government proposes decriminalisation of medication errors

Health ministers have proposed the introduction of an airline-style error reporting system for community pharmacy. They argue that decriminalising medication errors will encourage more transparency and… More

May 20, 2015

Cameron appoints Alistair Burt to pharmacy brief

Alistair Burt has replaced Earl Howe as the health minister responsible for pharmacy in David Cameron’s new cabinet. In his new role as Minister of State for Community and Social Care, Burt will… More

May 12, 2015

PSNC in talks to develop minor ailments service

The Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC), a body representing the interests of community pharmacy on issues affecting the NHS, is in talks with NHS Employers about developing a national… More

April 29, 2015

GPhC survey on patient-centred professionalism

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has launched a national conversation to help guide the organisation’s future regulatory work and form the basis of a review of its standards of conduct,… More