Policy A-Z  

Our members deal with so many different issues every day, whether working in community, hospital or other pharmacy sectors.

That’s why we’ve created a range of professional guides dealing with legal, ethical and good practice to support you in your day to day practice.

Our policies, and key issues we are engaging with, are organised alphabetically by topic area.

The role of pharmacy in mental health and wellbeing: COVID-19 and beyond Purpose and Aims A

A

Access to Medicines

Access to Patient Health Records

Aesthetic Practice and Pharmacy

Antimicrobial Stewardship

Assisted Dying

B

Brexit

C

Cancer Support and Community Pharmacists

Cardiovascular Disease

Care Homes: Pharmacists Improving Care in Care Homes

Cross Border Healthcare Directive

D

Diabetes (Using pharmacists to help improve care for people with type 2 diabetes) 

Dispensing Errors: Rebalancing Legislation

E

E-cigarettes

EU Cross-Border Healthcare Directive

F

Falsified Medicines Directive

Flu Vaccination Service

Future of Pharmacy in a sustainable NHS

G

GP Surgeries: Pharmacists Working with/in GP Practices

H

Homeopathic and Herbal Products

L

Long-Term Conditions: Pharmacist-led Care of People with Long Term Conditions

M

Medicines Wastage

Mental Health and Wellbeing, Role in Pharmacy: COVID-19 and beyond

N

New Medicines Service (NMS)

Nicotine Replacement Therapies (NRTs) and Smoking

O

Online Pharmacy Services

P

Palliative and End of Life Care (Wales)

Patient Health Records

Pharmacist Independent Prescribers

Pharmacists and GP Surgeries

Pharmacists in General Practice: Repeat Prescribing Position Statement (Scotland only)

Pharmacy Technicians

Prescription Charges

Public Health

R

Rebalancing Legislation

Recognition of Professional Qualifications

S

Shortages Policy

Smoking and Nicotine Replacement Therapies (NRTs)

T

Tobacco Products Directive

U

Urgent and Emergency Care: Improving U&E Care Through Better Use of Pharmacists