Clinical pharmacists in a staff meeting

5 ways to improve learning from medication incidents

We’ve looked into different ways in which medication incident and safety information can be more effectively shared amongst your local teams.

What do you need to know about Paxlovid (ritonavir) for COVID-19 patients?

A review was undertaken of patients prescribed treatment from the COVID-19 outpatient treatment pathway NHS Tayside to see who could have been eligible for Paxlovid.

Pharmacy products



Evaluating patient perceived clinical impact of ranitidine switches according to CCG guidelines

Following repeated MHRA Class 2 Medicines Recalls, there has been a significant supply shortage of ranitidine within the UK since 2019.


Meet the new Antimicrobial Prescribing Optimisation Team

Between us, we bring to the workstream more than 100 years of subject matter expertise in infection management and antimicrobial therapeutics


Prescribing pharmacists reduce errors and time taken to discharge hospital patients

Two pharmacists were embedded within the medical team during February 2020. Post-intervention data of 95 patients were collected approximately seven months later. 


Innovative virtual biologic clinic shows increased patient safety outcomes

Biological therapies play an important role in managing complex Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) patients, but they also pose significant risk to patients if not managed or monitored appropriately. 



Realising my passions within pharmacy: Interview with UKCPA Director Ramandeep Kaur

My career path is definitely not a typical one but I have loved every single opportunity along the way, despite the challenges.


Adapting clinical pharmacy to the post-COVID healthcare landscape

Coronavirus has significantly changed how healthcare is delivered. This has driven a need for rapid transformation of services at a time of immense pressure


How you can help to support unpaid carers

Every year several charities partner together to raise awareness of the contribution that the millions of unpaid carers make to the UK every day


A strategy for delivering efficiency savings

Efficiency savings is a frequently used term, which simply means doing more with the same resources or doing the same with fewer resources


Education & training

How to deliver an engaging and effective webinar

The COVID-19 lockdown has forced many of us to become more familiar with accessing education and training online

Education & training

How to continue learning during a pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has radically changed how healthcare is delivered in the UK, with clinicians redeployed to front line practice or returned from retirement


How to write winning abstracts

Distilling the content of a large project into a word-restricted abstract requires skill and attention to detail.


How to write an article that people want to read

Have you got a great idea that you would like to share with others, but you’re not sure how to write it down? You’re not alone.