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In the image, a pharmacy-based robot that takes blisters of medicines and repackages them into individual bar coded envelopes. This new system has streamlined the work of nurses at the renal ward of the University Hospital of Leicester

Wanda Toscano, a UHL unit-dose laboratory pharmacist (left), and Andrea Chiarenza, a robotics technician, operate a robot that takes blisters of medicines and repackages them into individual barcoded envelopes

Source  University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust / IBSL(UK)