A major order to make personal protective equipment (PPE) for NHS Scotland has been secured by a Scottish company.
A new web-based tool, commissioned by the Scottish Government, will allow care homes to monitor coronavirus (COVID-19) trends and identify risks quicker.
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Community & hospital pharmacies should ensure they can source & supply Steroid Emergency Cards, to replace those lost or damaged by patients.
The volunteer medicine delivery service in Northern Ireland is being stopped at the end of August.
Fears over a resurgence of COVID-19 during the winter months have prompted RPS to call for urgent assurances about NHS plans for UK pharmacy.
The communication also describes the terms of a Pharmacist Independent Prescriber-led common clinical conditions service
Social care workers, people over 55 and household members of those who are shielding will all be eligible for the free seasonal flu vaccine.
A National Patient Safety Alert has been issued on the risk of death from unintended administration of sodium nitrite.
The data reveals a varied picture in terms of pharmacists’ experience and views of COVID-19 risk assessments.