Sibby Buckle, MRPharmS, is a pharmacist and member of the English Pharmacy Board, Royal Pharmaceutical Society
Campaigning for write access to patient recordsSubscription
Tuesday 14 January 2014 marked the beginning of the journey for pharmacists to gain full read-and-write access to patient records. On that date health secretary Jeremy Hunt agreed that community pharmacists be given read access to the summary care record. As the public affairs lead for the English Pharmacy Board I have been involved in this campaign since my election four years ago. Now, with support from the pharmacy minister Alistair Burt, this has become a reality. Until phar
Community pharmacist Sibby Buckle, public affairs lead for the English Pharmacy Board, makes a case for eventual write access to patients’ records but recommends that the pharmacy profession proceeds with care.
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Sibby Buckle, vice-chair of the English Pharmacy Board, represented the Royal Pharmaceutical Society at the Conservative Party conference in Manchester and gives her impression of pharmacy’s position in the healthcare scrum.
Sibby Buckle shares her thoughts from the Conservative Party conference