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More clinical pharmacists set to boost GP services for patients and practices

Nearly 34 million patients will benefit from improved GP services as NHS England boosts the number of surgery-based clinical pharmacists who can offer clinical medicines reviews and treatment. The NHS England scheme has proved popular with both patients and GP practices and today’s announcement approves funding for 168 more pharmacists, meaning 1,170 pharmacists in total […]

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Christmas and New Year pharmacy opening times for Midlands and East

As the Christmas holidays approach it’s important to remember that not all pharmacies will be open over the whole Christmas period. The NHS is reminding people in Midlands and East where they can access expert medical treatment during the Christmas and New Year holiday (Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 December and Monday 1 January 2018). […]

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The Midlands and East Technology Event (NHS England)

The event held September brought together local leaders from varying public organisations such as; Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), Secondary Care Providers, Local Authorities. Leaders who are responsible for delivering the Five Year Forward View at a local level through the implementation of their Sustainability and Transformations Plans (STPs) and Local Digital Road maps (LDRs). The […]

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A royal appointment for young Derbyshire mental health worker

Young Derbyshire mental health worker Leanne Walker has been invited to Buckingham Palace to meet the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry on 10 October (World Mental Health Day) in honour of her outstanding contribution to the sector. Between the ages of 15 and 19, Leanne used Children’s and Adolescent Mental Health Services […]

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