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Political news archive


24/03/2017 - 2000 jobs announced in two years: Pharmacists in GP surgeries  

In March 2015 we launched a campaign with the Royal College of General Practitioners.....more 

24/03/2017 - Pharmacy Minister visits practice pharmacists and GPs 

Improving care for patients, making the best use of pharmacists’ skills and saving.....more 

24/03/2017 - Major review of health and social care in Wales - help inform the RPS response  

The Welsh Government has announced a major and independent review.....more 

23/03/2017 - RPS in Scotland shares summary of MSP engagement  

We are delighted to share a summary of our extensive MSP engagement programme, which we have.....more 

10/03/2017 - RPS comment on NHS funding in budget 

Responding to news in the Chancellor's budget of a £425 million investment in the NHS,.....more 

01/03/2017 - RPS supports Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month 

Pharmacists have a vitally important role to play in the early detection of cancer by raising.....more 

20/02/2017 - Media highlights for 2016  

In 2016 RPS members represented the profession on national and regional media (TV, radio.....more 

13/02/2017 - RPS continues to inform Welsh Public Health Bill  

RPS Wales has welcomed the publication of the Health,.....more 

19/01/2017 - Implementing the Community Pharmacy Forward View 

Pharmacy Voice and PSNC, with the support of the RPS, have today launched the next phase.....more 

13/01/2017 - Digital transformation required to enable improved records sharing 

18 health organisations, representing more than 60,000 primary care clinicians working across.....more