John Bentley MPharm DipClinPharm is a pharmacist at People’s Pharmacy, Hamilton, Bermuda and member of the Bermuda Pharmacy Association.
As a British overseas territory located around 600 miles off the coast of the United States, Bermuda’s lack of a national healthcare system and borrowed legislation present unique challenges. John Bentley decribes his role and the benefits of island life.
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