Around 25 volunteer engineers from energy company EDF will start delivering medicines to patients in The South and South West of England.
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Northern Ireland Health Minister Robin Swann has welcomed the ‘excellent response’ to a new volunteer-led scheme delivering medicines to patients.
This dilemma explored the various aspects of this issue not least whether withdrawing delivery services or changing for them may impact on patient care or even potentially cause harm.
Community pharmacies in the UK have for many years offered medication delivery services for free. In recent months a number of community pharmacy owners have taken the decision to either charge for these delivery services or withdraw them altogether.
This dilemma will explore the various aspects of this issue not least whether withdrawing delivery services will impact on patient care.