Standard procedures

Gary Choo, head of information services at Numark, explains how the new General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) standards will impact independents

Great expectations

With the GPhC’s new standards for pharmacy professionals coming into force, Marie Dancer and Wendy Hewitt examine the implications.

When the going gets tough, diversify – Part One

Mukesh Lad visits Littlehill Pharmacy to look at alternative ways of increasing pharmacy turnover.

The case for a dispensing robot

A range of factors affects the suitability of automation and technology for each pharmacy business. This module considers the business case for installing dispensary automation.  

Marketing your pharmacy

Chairman of the LIPCO federated group Mukesh Lad shares tips on marketing your pharmacy, based on learnings from his own business

The importance of delivering a quality flu service

Mukesh Lad highlights the importance of delivering a quality flu vaccination service and shares tips to ensure your service is up to scratch

Optimise your income

Chairman of the LIPCO federated group Mukesh Lad shares some tips to maximise funding opportunities during testing times.

MUR masterclass

Chairman of the LIPCO federated group Mukesh Lad makes some suggestions for a more efficient delivery of medicines use reviews in his MUR masterclass.

Buying a pharmacy?

Key points to consider when buying a pharmacy business

Getting refits right

How to make your refit work for your pharmacy

Developing leadership skills

This CPD module explains why leadership is important and describes the attributes of a good leader

The National Living Wage - what you need to know

Pharmacy law practitioner Richard Hough explains what the new requirements of the National Living Wage will mean for pharmacy businesses

Understanding auto-enrolment

Richard Hough explains the implications of auto-enrolment for a pharmacy business

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Pharmacist Support sets £10k goal for #GoGreen4PS

The weeklong event, now in its second year, kicks off on World Pharmacists Day on 25 September.

Voyage of discovery for Ask Your Pharmacist Week 2017

Discover Your Local Pharmacy is the theme of the next Ask Your Pharmacist Week.


Promoting long, healthy lives - the role of pharmacy

This NPA-accredited module, developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership on behalf of Merck Consumer Health, highlights risk ...

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