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...

Side Effects

It is well known that if you tell patients what the side effects of their medicines are then they are much better at complying with the dosage regime.  During all consultations, your clinical decisions and patient feedback needs. It should not come as a surprise that...

Face to Face Bona Fides Checks

What is the risk of not meeting you suppliers and customers face to face? Call me old fashioned but I like to know who I am dealing with. I like to see the white of their eye, their premises, their procedures. With Valentine’s Day, fast approaching sweethearts are...

Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Care Quality Commission aims to maximise patient outcomes by optimising the effectiveness and safety of medicine use in registered service providers registered providers. The aim of CQC when it comes to medicine management is getting the best treatment possible for...