In this week's podcast: Poundland under fire over paracetamol multi-buys, good week for Matt Hancock (yes, really) and pharmacy teams in Scotland get an unexpected Christmas bonus. Also pharmacy lauded over dementia care during the pandemic, a date is finally set for the registration exam and the sector saves 35,000 GP consultations a week in Wales. Plus South African lottery numbers and our favourite newspaper Covid vaccine puns. Jabba Dabba Doo!
In this week's podcast we celebrate the nation's wonderful pharmacy support staff as the spotlight is thrown onto the Recognition of Excellence Awards, organised by Training Matters magazine. It is the only national awards scheme exclusively for community pharmacy team members that recognises and rewards their fantastic work, going above and beyond in supporting their local communities.
In this week's podcast: Amazon eyes up the US pharmacy market, the latest on the Wright review and the demise of FMD. Also good week for Elsy Gomez Campos of the UK Black Pharmacist Association, bad week for Dominic Cummings – plus aspirin and Covid, freedom of the (pharmacy) press, the shocking NAO report and RIP Liverpool great, Ray Clemence