Actavis Academy


MegaphoneWelcome to the Actavis Academy online - a comprehensive e-learning website created by Actavis to provide quality clinical and business knowledge for all those working in the modern day NHS. Registration is free and gives access to information, daily news, e-learning and regular accredited training courses designed to meet your needs in the face of an ever changing NHS environment.

Register now to benefit from all the site has to offer, or browse the menu on the right to discover more about each section of the site.


More than 1700 consultations in Welsh pilot scheme

Under a new Welsh initiative, pharmacies have conducted more than 1,700 consultations in under a year. read more >

Warfarin patients should be educated about self-monitoring

A leading clinical expert has said that pharmacists should help support patients on warfarin about how to monitor their own health. read more >

New report highlights obstacles for pharma supply chain

A survey from UPS has identified several issues that are causing problems in getting medication to patients. read more >

NICE to reject ulcerative colitis drugs

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has plans to reject three treatments on the NHS. read more >

Labour to deliver 25bn boost to NHS

Labour has vowed to give the NHS an additional ?2.5 billion in funding, with the money coming from a levy on tobacco firms. read more >

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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?

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