Surgical pharmacists on a hospital ward

How can surgical pharmacists help cut NHS waiting lists?

NHS waiting lists for elective procedures are currently at an all-time high, with 6.1 million people waiting for surgeryand over 300,000 patients waiting over a year to start treatment.

Get ready to embed genomics into your practice

Genomic medicine is a cross-cutting discipline that involves using genomic information about an individual as part of their clinical care

Genomics medicine

Clinical

Gastroenterology

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.

Infection

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

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. 

Gastroenterology

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. 

Profession

Hospital

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

Practice

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

Standards

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

Well-being

How to prioritise wellbeing during times of stress

The outbreak of COVID-19 has brought an unprecedented amount of anxiety, stress and uncertainty for everybody, but particularly for health professionals

Development

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

Resources

How to write winning abstracts

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

Resources

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.