Drug price manipulations destabilise pharmacy

Drug price manipulations destabilise pharmacy

Published in The Pharmaceutical Journal – 13 December 2017 Drug shortages are forcing pharmacists to pay extortionate prices for generic medicines, while the Department of Health is dragging its feet on reimbursing contractors creating financial instability for...
Fighting over patients is bad for GP-pharmacy relations

Fighting over patients is bad for GP-pharmacy relations

Cash-strapped healthcare providers are fighting over patients, driving a wedge between GPs and community pharmacists who need to be finding ways of working together. Recent reports that GPs have resorted to underhand tactics to try to encourage patients not to go to a...