Pilot sites

This support pack is for pilot sites participating in the Clinical Pharmacists in General Practice Pilot. It contains support and resources to help sites run their local pilots successfully. It will be updated on an ongoing basis as needed.

Communications support

We have developed some tools to help you communicate with patients:

Patient film

This film explains the role of clinical pharmacists to patients and the public. Using The Old School Pharmacy in Bristol as a case study, it clarifies when and why patients might see a clinical pharmacist and sees patients share their experiences. You may wish to display it on a screen in your GP surgery:

Patient leaflet

This leaflet explains to patients:

  • what a clinical pharmacist is
  • when and why they might see a clinical pharmacist
  • what they should expect from an appointment

It is designed for you to display in your GP surgery and hand out or send to patients if they are seeing a clinical pharmacist for the first time. There are three versions of the leaflet:

The leaflet is also available in the following languages: Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Gujarati, Punjabi, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Somali, Turkish, and Urdu. They are available in three versions: