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Royal Pharmaceutical Society latest pharmacy news


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 - Free peer discussion opportunities at the Clinical Pharmacy Congress! 

Have you dealt with a challenging case or scenario in practice recently? ..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 


20/03/2017 - Be sure your medicines don’t make you unfit to drive  

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) are..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 


03/03/2017 - RPS responds to CQC report on online primary care services 

Today the Care Quality Commission published reports based on urgent inspections of two providers..more 


01/03/2017 - RPS Wales welcomes older people’s report calling for primary care change  

The RPS has welcomed findings by the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales which highlights..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 


28/02/2017 - Nominations now open for National Pharmacy Board elections! 

If you want to represent the membership at national level and help influence and shape the..more 


22/02/2017 - We speak to BBC Radio Wales about Antipsychotic Medicines  

This week’s Eye on Wales programme on BBC Radio Wales, looked into the use of antipsychotic..more 


20/02/2017 - Media highlights for 2016  

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


20/02/2017 - Don't miss your chance to vote in the National Pharmacy Board elections! 

The annual National Pharmacy Board elections for England, Scotland, and Wales will be taking..more 


17/02/2017 - Illegal online supply of antibiotics 

Researchers at Imperial College London have today ..more 


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

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


08/02/2017 - RPS England sets themes and priorities for 2017 

At the January 2017 meeting the English Pharmacy Board decided on the themes and priorities..more 


06/02/2017 - RPS seeks members’ views on GPhC consultation 

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) is seeking its members’ views on the recent..more