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Commissioners have been criticised for allowing the skills of independent prescribers to go to waste. read more about Prescribing pharmacists skills underused>
The NHS Alliance has claimed greater use of community pharmacy could ease the strain on the health service in the winter. read more about NHS Alliance calls for more pharmacy support in winter>
A lawyer has warned pharmacists could be more prone to litigation against prescribing errors if they have access to patient records. read more about Pharmacy litigation risk could increase with access to patient records>
The Northern Ireland Assembly has committed to increasing the use of pharmacists' clinical skills. read more about Expansion of pharmacists role backed by Northern Ireland>
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Actavis have teamed up with Wellards Academy who have a history of providing quality, independent NHS online training for professionals within the pharmaceutical industry.
This content is now available to Retail Pharmacists and Dispensing Doctors and their staff for the first time. Inside you'll find a wealth of information, reports, courses, and web links to all UK Health bodies. Registering FREE today will give you immediate access to all of this information.
Ever had a burning question on the NHS, on Pharmacy, on Dispensing Surgeries, on the effects of Government Policy, or on Actavis?
Ever had a question which can't be answered simply by colleagues or an internet search?
The Ask Actavis service is testament to the Actavis commitment to support continuous learning and development within the NHS.
If you cannot find an answer to your question within the Academy site, use the Ask Actavis service, your own electronic consultancy.
Simply ask your question and our dedicated team of experts will investigate and reply to you within 72 hours.
Alternatively, just browse the questions sent in by your peers and the answers given.
Either way, register now to access this service. Some questions already asked and answered are:
Q: Is there such a thing as a quality and outcomes framework for pharmacists?
Q: How do I go about setting up a dispensing practice in a rural location?
Q: What are vascular risk assessments?