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Wider ‘care-giving’ role sought for pharmacy

A report by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society charts progress made over the last year in moving pharmacy towards a wider, care-giving role.

Now More Than Ever: Why Pharmacy Needs to Act sets out the findings from this review. It comes soon after NHS England’s Five Year Forward View created broader opportunities for pharmacists than ever before, opening the door for them to provide frontline urgent and out-of hours care services, and work as part of new GP federations.