About the NPA

The National Pharmacy Association (NPA) is the trade association for independent community pharmacy owners in the UK.

Membership

The complete membership package – designed to support and help independent community pharmacies grow their business.

Services & Support

Practical and business support - for your everyday pharmacy activities and business development.

 

Sales

Online Webshop for all your business essentials.

 

Representing you

Speaking out for you with you. Get involved in our campaigns and consultations.

 

Insurance

Specialist insurance for the pharmacy market. Support from experts who care.

 
NEWS

Ballot papers despatched for Area 10 election

Members in and around Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Isle of Wight, and The Channel Islands are selecting a new NPA board member.

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Pharmacy Vacancies

Latest Pre-registration trainee and pharmacy staff vacancies.

BUSINESS SUPPORT

Pro Delivery Manager

Improves your Pharmacy Delivery Service, and enables great control of your patient data and patient safety

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National Pharmacy Association Board…

The National Pharmacy Association’s Board and Committees convened on 26-27 November. Find out what the Chair of the Board, Nitin Sodha, has to report

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2019 – What is in store for community pharmacy?

Superintendent update on what is in store for community pharmacy in 2019

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High Court rules in favour of NPA in case brought…

The UK’s largest online pharmacy has failed in a legal bid to obtain the contact details of thousands of independent community pharmacies, after the High Court refused its request…

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Community pharmacy is in the vanguard of the…

By Steve Brine, Minister for Primary Care and Public Health. With all the recent talk around prevention in the health and care space, you’d be forgiven for thinking it’s being…

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NPA Healthy Living Pharmacy Leadership training

This leadership training is suitable for anyone with management or supervisory responsibilities in a community pharmacy, not only for pharmacy contractors looking to achieve HLP…

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Ask Your Pharmacist Week – a patient's perspective

Graham Prestwich Public and Patient Engagement Lead Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network

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How to plan for a successful pharmacy sale

This FREE luncheon seminar will focus on the key points that are crucial when preparing your pharmacy ready for sale. During this session, Hutchings Consultants will share tips…

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Patient Safety (MSO)

Promoting the safe use of medicines. Use our Patient Safety Incident form to report your medication error.

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Flu Service (NHS and Private) 2018

Resources and support for pharmacy contractors providing the Community Pharmacy seasonal influenza vaccination Advanced Service 2018/19 and private vaccination services.

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Making Tax Digital

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is coming in effect from April 2019. Read this article by Silver Levene for guidance.

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Heartbeats on the High Street

The NPA has launched a pilot scheme aimed at testing for high blood pressure, and eventually treating it with prescription drugs, without the patient needing to see a GP

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Addendums

Find here any additional information that may need to be added to your course materials.

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