Are you a Charity? Do you procure, hold, supply, or export medicines? You need to have a wholesale distribution licence (WDA) if you are based in the UK.

You may have been supplied with medicines in the past by suppliers or organisations who sell or donate the medicines to you, however if you are to  ensure the supply chain is complaint and legal you must obtain a WDA .  Where do you start ? The first thing you need to...

£8.60, too much?

Controversial from the start, prescription charges were introduced in 1952, abolished in 1965 and then reintroduced in 1968 with a system of exemptions that persists in modified form today. The charge itself has risen from 20p in 1979 to the current price of £8.60 per...

CQC – Do you need to register your pharmacy services?

Pharmacy is exempt, I here you say, well in the past we were, but as we start to develop new services this is often not the case. If a pharmacy starts to provide services such as “Treatment of disease and disorder or injury “as defined in schedule 1 of the Health and...

Temperature mapping

Autumn is knocking on our door step. Winter mapping will be essential soon. Need help with mapping your warehouse or your fleet? Experienced in many years of quality control we can provide you 2 or 3 point calibrated data loggers (hire or purchase) and help with your...