Author Archives: Leyla Hannbeck

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Chief Pharmacist National Pharmacy Association

Community pharmacy cuts: implications for patients

June 29th, 2016 | Posted by Leyla Hannbeck in Health | London | Older People - (0 Comments)

The government proposals In December 2015, the Department of Health (DH) announced its intention to reduce the level of funding for community pharmacies in England, starting with a cut of £170m (six per cent) from October 2016. At the same time, it wants to encourage ‘efficiencies’ such as the online supply of medicines.  The DH …
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