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Pharmacies in England carry out one million consultations a week

 

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Pharmacies in England carry out one million consultations a week

PSNC has published the findings of the Pharmacy Advice Audit, showing the huge number of informal patient consultations that community pharmacies are carrying out and the positive impact those consultations are having both on patients and other healthcare services.

In June and July 2020 more than 9,400 pharmacies in England took part in PSNC’s audit to try to quantify and explore the informal patient consultations happening in community pharmacy – these are consultations happening outside the Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS) or any other commissioned services. More....