Swimming Upstream – Pharmacy Service Commissioning

Posted Posted in Distance Selling Pharmacy, NHS Pharmacy Commissioning

The independent community pharmacy sector is fast evolving into a more service-based model. With the impending acquisition of Pharmacy2U by Amazon and the meteoric rise of internet pharmacies such as Well and Boots… (see image below) We don’t have much choice. Our representative associations have promised more commissioned services to compensate for this loss, but […]

Secure Online Pharmacy Exams via Remote Proctoring

Posted Posted in Digital Health

In response to the COVID pandemic, many pharmacy-based educational institutions are looking for new ways to increase the proportion of offline vs online courses that they offer. Traditionally, the ratio has been in favour of offline courses due to the lack of technology. However, new developments in IT spurred by COVID-19 are making online learning […]