News from the NPA
NPA WELCOMESÂ GOVERNMENT RE-THINKÂ ON HUB AND SPOKE
The news, announced inÂ Parliament in June, came afterlobbying work by the NPAÂ and other pharmacy bodies.Â More info at npa.co.uk/h&s-rethink.
NEW PROCESS FOR IMPLEMENTING HEALTHY LIVING PHARMACY
Public Health England has developed a new process which pharmacies are required to undertake in order to achieve level 1 HLP status. Info at npa.co.uk/hlp-process.
WEBINAR ON SHAPING YOUR TEAM FORÂ THE FUTURE
Members recently joined a webinar presented by Ellis Whittam, on preparing for change and the potential impact on staff. A recording is available at npa.co.uk/events.
NPA BOARD MEMBER APPOINTED PGEU PRESIDENT
NPA board member Raj Patel (pictured), has been elected president of the Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union for 2017.
WELSH GOVERNMENT PRAISES COMMUNITY PHARMACY FORÂ BEING A CRITICAL PART OF NHS
The praise came from Vaughan Gething, Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Sport. More info at npa.co.uk.
A new national framework agreement has been launched by NHS England for the collection and disposal of unwanted medicines from pharmacies. Full detailsÂ at npa.co.uk/unwanted-meds.
NEW NPA WEBSHOP COMING SOON
An improved Webshop for pharmacy essentials will be launched in the Autumn. For the latest product and Webshop news, sign up to the NPA sales newsletter by emailing email@example.com.