Corrinne Burns is Royal Pharmaceutical Society Correspondent at The Pharmaceutical Journal.
The Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s MyCPD app has been upgraded and synchronised with the Society’s web-based MyCPD portfolio. This means that any entries made on the MyCPD app will now also appear in the desktop portfolio — and vice versa.
The ‘Pharmacy first’ scheme — distinct from the Scottish service of the same name — will close on 31 March 2020.
Pharmacies sent 30,000 electronic flu vaccine notifications to GP surgeries in winter 2019/2020Subscription
Pharmacists have sent more than 30,000 digital flu vaccine notifications to GP surgeries to date during the 2019/2020 flu season, according to NHS Digital.
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There have been big changes across the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) in 2019: it has been a year of new faces, new campaigns, new publications and, for the RPS in Scotland, a new home.
It’s been a busy year for the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS). The Society co-hosted the 2018 International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) Congress, which saw more than 3,000 delegates from 107 countries gather in Glasgow during 2–6 September. The Society used the congress to launch its professional development core curriculum, the product of five years’ work to help support pharmacists through their career development.
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) can be an added stressor to an already challenging job in pharmacy. Corrinne Burns caught up with pharmacists living with symptoms of the condition to find how they manage them.