My Conference notes 2: What is Medicines Optimisation?

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS I was at the Pharmacy Management National Forum held on Thursday 15 November 2013 at Novotel  in Hammersmith. This is the second instalment of my conference notes. In my first instalment, I eluded to what we are doing in  Wessex around transfer of care. I will be using this post to explore what Medicines Optimisation […]

Who will show clinical leadership?

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS I cannot help but notice, with concern, the latest news item by in which  Boots the Chemist is to offer ‘3 for 2’ mix and match promotion across its entire healthcare range this week (link). Clearly the customer will welcome an opportunity to pay less for products in these chastened times. If […]

New Medicines Service: Embracing New Technologies

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS Great video from the folks at Chemist and Druggist packed with suggestion for making the NMS service work for patients. I am currently embedding myself into the service and will undoubtedly unveil some nifty solution of my own in due course. Watch this space.   New Medicines Service (NMS), by the […]