community pharmacist

community pharmacist

An independent health professional in the UK, commonly known as a chemist, who provides services for dispensing of prescriptions together with advice on treating common illnesses, sale of non-prescription medicines and other ancillary goods and services.
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Release date- 02092019 - Pharmacies in England can now register interest in providing the new Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS), announced by NHS England and NHS Improvement today.
She was appointed to serve as co-chair of the Oklahoma State Board of Pharmacy Tech Committee in 2012 and the National Community Pharmacist Association Compounding Committee from 2011-2014.
"Your local community pharmacist is trained in managing minor illness and can assess symptoms and recommend the best course of treatment or may simply provide free advice and reassurance.
Leading Belfast Community Pharmacist Paul Savage said: "Consistent underfunding means myself and my community pharmacy colleagues everywhere cannot afford to keep normal stocks of medicines, which shows how grave the situation is.
The press conference was addressed by President PSHP Abdul Latif Shaikh, Dr Ashar Fawad, Community Pharmacist Zaad Hashmi and President of Pakistan Pharmacists Federation (PPF) Sindh Arif Ali Arain.
The socio-demographic characteristics of the study participants are presented in table-I showing data of real study conducted among urban community pharmacist from Selangor, Malaysia.
The initiative will be piloted as part of the Choose Pharmacy service, which encourages patients to visit their community pharmacist instead of their GP for common ailments such as indigestion, hay fever, conjunctivitis and sore throats.
At Mayberry Pharmacy in Caerphilly, Elin Hooper works as the community pharmacist with a small team, including a technician, to ensure all prescriptions and medications are correct.
Being one of the most accessible healthcare practitioners, the community pharmacist can play a major role in the provision of health promotion activities to the society.
The innovative technology of PrescribeWellness brings a unique array of patient engagement solutions to the community pharmacist at the click of a button.

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