With community pharmacy contracts being so difficult to get, more and more people are considering the distance selling pharmacy (DSP) model. At the moment these contracts are except from the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) i.e. you do not have to prove a need....
What you must do must provide the full range of essential services during opening hours to all persons in England presenting prescriptions; cannot provide essential services face to face; must have a responsible pharmacist in charge of the business at the premises...
Many people feel that the best chance they have of starting their own pharmacy business is to open a Distance Selling Pharmacy (DSP) and I would agree, but is that about to change?? As things stand DSP are exempt from the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) ie you...
You may have heard the easiest way to get an NHS contract is applying for a Distance Selling Model, as you only have to prove that you are going to carry out the essential services and the contract is yours….. This in essence is true however, proving that you can...
We get many inquiries asking for advise on opening a new retail pharmacy. As anyone who has looked into this can testify to, the biggest hurdle is finding an area where an application stands a chance of succeeding. From 1st April 2013, every Health and Wellbeing Board...
We are conducting a training course for anyone considering opening a Distance Selling Pharmacy. The course will give an overview of the requirements of opening an internet pharmacy and provide a step-by-step guide to the application process, also highlighting some of...
Very informative, Jackie created a relaxed atmosphere which was conducive to active participation of the whole group. Jackie also provided a summary of the recent MHRA convention which was very beneficial.
Testimonial from David Burns
This session has been very informative and an eye opener. Jackie was excellent in her delivery.
Mustafa Bhaiji from Manton Pharmacy
Pharmacy consulting helped us to choose the robot that best suited our requirements and it can be added to at a later date, my regular locum has rescinded his notice as he cannot cope better with the volume of prescriptions we dispense and he gets to sit down to work !
Testimonial from a Community Pharmacy in Lincolnshire
Jackie has proved to be a very knowledgeable and professional recruitment consultant, All communications have been very professional and I would not hesitate to recommend Jackie.
James CulleyMosaic Pharma Ltd.
The course is very informative and comprehensive which covers all aspects of EU GDP guidelines.
We contracted PCL provide us with help and guidance and training, relating to pharmaceutical transportation, we found Jackie and her team to be helpful, knowledgeable and pragmatic in their advice. The training sessions went well and were very useful in helping us understand the subject.
We looked long and hard for an industry expert in this field and we certainly found one in PCL.
DX (Group) plc
I found the information very useful and interesting. I will use the information given in the future for orders I do and also to check all relevant procedures that are needed.
Nicola Taylor from Survitec
A lot of valuable information to digest.
Anna Drys – Oxford Hospital
I think the PCL course dovetails very well with wholesaling as it provides practical course material with a good eye to Quality Management, which is the concern of our company with the MHRA inspection process beginning soon.
Raul GP pharmacy manager Suffolk
Jackie from PCL has the experience and ability to support new and existing pharmacy businesses unlike any other.
Phil Lawe Superintendent Pharmacist of an e-pharmacy in the UK