The new antibody blood test, which will be tested in the UK next week, will show if people have recently had the virus and potentially if they have immunity. The current antigen test can only tell if someone has the virus and is only used if someone has symptoms of coronavirus or is […]
This last fortnight has without a doubt been some of the hardest I’ve ever experienced in pharmacy.
Chief Medical Officer for Wales Dr Frank Atherton confirms a patient in Wales has sadly died after contracting COVID-19.
The Minister for Health & Social Services for Wales has approved the national roll-out of video health consultations, as part of the response to coronavirus.
Welsh community pharmacies and GP teams to receive personal protective equipment
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) is advising those who are pregnant, breastfeeding or taking any medication not to consume CBD products.
The General Pharmaceutical Council has appointed Liam Anstey as the new Director for Wales. Liam has previously worked across the health and social care sector in leading communications roles for the British Medical Association, General Medical Council and Royal College of Nursing. Liam will begin the role on 11 November 2019.
Andrew Evans is the Chief Pharmaceutical Officer for Wales. At Pharmacy in Practice, we were extremely proud to welcome Andrew on to the podcast to talk about all things pharmacy.
Welsh Health Minister Vaughan Gething has announced a £100,000 funding package for pharmacist training. The minister emphasised the importance of ensuring that the pharmacy workforce has the right skills to deliver A Healthier Wales, Welsh Government’s long-term plan for health and social services. The new backing will fund specialist clinical skills training for […]
Elen Jones has been appointed as the new RPS Director for Wales. This role is accountable for national policy development, professional advocacy and member engagement across Wales, in partnership with the Welsh Pharmacy Board.