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.

 
SERVICE

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

NEWS

New state backed indemnity insurance for GP…

From 1st April 2019 a state backed indemnity scheme covering clinical negligence claims arising from NHS work carried out in GP surgeries comes into force.

NEWS

Class 2 Drug Alert: Losartan Potassium…

A Class 2 medicines recall has been issued for Losartan Potassium film-coated tablets 50mg and 100mg.

EVENT

NPA Forums - April events

The NPA are delighted to announce that we will hosting regular forums throughout the year across England, free of charge to members.

EVENT

NHS England contract and funding advice

Join us for our webinar on Tuesday 26th March at 7:00pm to discuss and offer contract and funding advice with practical tips in dispensing/end of month processes for the whole…

BLOG

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…

BLOG

Ask Your Pharmacist Week – a patient's perspective

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

HOT TOPICS

Get involved with NHS England events

Engage with emerging local structures within NHS England.

HOT TOPICS

New state backed indemnity insurance for GP practices

From 1st April 2019 a state backed indemnity scheme covering clinical negligence claims arising from NHS work carried out in GP surgeries comes into force.

HOT TOPICS

Healthy Living Pharmacy (HLP)

The NPA has developed a suite of resources, including posters and workbooks, to help members achieve and display their Healthy Living Pharmacy Level 1 status.

HOT TOPICS

The Digital Minor Illness Referral Service (England)

The pilot, commissioned by NHS England in December 2017, enables NHS 111 to refer patients requiring low acuity advice and treatment to a community pharmacy.

HOT TOPICS

Patient Safety (MSO)

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