Pharmacies can’t operate without the right tools and choosing your equipment is essential for the success of your business. Such as having a comprehensive EPOS system, to provide you will all the report management information you need. Or card machines which can sit on your counter top to accept payments from your patients using technology which suits you and it can be a great marketing tool with options such as adding information on the receipts to remind members of your products and service. In addition you can explore the management of your monitored dosage systems to help save you time and money.

Our Business Partners cover a lot of areas in this section including Van and Car hire for your deliveries, an FMD solution, a robotic dispensing system to improve efficiency and a smarter way to manage and record your Control Drugs Medicines.

See below the range of services that are available from our Business Partners to help you manage your pharmacy. 

 

Accessit Data Ltd

Accessit Data offer free advice and survey on how best to secure your premises using their software which runs across CCTV, fob entries, swipe cards and readers, logging people in for appointments with tablets log in and much more.

NPA Member benefit:

  • Control access and movement of visitors and contractors around your pharmacy
  • Free advice and survey on how best to secure the premises, and in particular the drugs secure area
  • Agreed discounts for members (waived software and support fees for the first year – approximately £500)

Find out more about Accessit Data Ltd here.

 

Clean Air Group

Clean Air Group specialise in commercial and industrial Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Evaporative Cooling. With 25+ years’ experience, Clean Air offer independent advice, expert design and competitive prices. With such a huge range of HVAC systems to choose from, expert and independent advice is essential in ensuring the right solution for your business. Clean Air Group’s engineers provide just that. They believe that there is no substitute for practical experience, so they work closely with all the leading manufacturers (including Mitsubishi, Daikin, Reznor and Powrmatic) to make sure they are familiar with all the latest HVAC technologies and products.

NPA Member benefit:

  • Special NPA pricing for new installations
  • Enhanced 5 year warranty on air conditioning
  • Preferential rates on planned maintenance contracts
  • Building Regulations Notifications
  • Regulations awareness (e.g. information and recommendations on TM44 inspections)
  • Full F-Gas compliance

Find out more about Clean Air Group here.

 

CSY Retail Systems

CSY develop, supply and support EPOS software and hardware for retailers and have many years of experience in supplying and supporting EPOS systems in pharmacies.

For new customers, they offer on-site demonstrations so that pharmacies can ascertain if the CSY EPOS system is suitable for your business.

They are constantly developing our software to meet the needs of pharmacies, for example they recently developed and launched EPOS integration with FMD-IT to help pharmacies comply with the new FMD directive.

NPA Member benefit:

  • Preferential pricing for NPA members
  • They provide on-site initial training that is then backed up by access to their free training courses in Nottingham
  • Helpdesk support from 8am to 8pm 7 days a week (excluding Christmas Day)

Find out more about CSY Retail Systems here.

 

MedEpos

With many years of experience in the point of sale system business, MedEpos has a fresh and innovative approach to providing touchscreen terminals and credit card machines. MedEpos has been designed for todays’ pharmacy. Whether you have one store or a chain of stores, MedEpos is a comprehensive yet easy to use solution which can optimise efficiency whilst lowering operating costs.

NPA Member benefit:

  • All systems can be tailored to individual requirements
  • Integrated Card Payment terminals
  • No license fee for the epos software

Find out more about MedEpos here.

 

Medpoint

Medpoint is a British made automated prescription collection solution that provides patients with a safe, quick and secure way to collect their repeat prescriptions 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Medpoint has been designed specifically for the UK market with community pharmacy in mind.

Partnering with Medpoint provides not only a cutting edge automation solution for your business but also access to a team with deep sector experience the regulatory and commercial aspects of the entire pharmaceutical supply chain, adding value to the strategic growth plans of your business.

NPA Member benefit:

  • 10% off for NPA Members
  • Detailed template to help support the Superintendent Pharmacist
  • A range of Medpoint solutions to fit every need

Find out more about Medpoint here.

 

Lloyds Bank Cardnet

Lloyds Bank Cardnet can provide you with card processing & point of sales solutions that will create additional value & return for each pharmacy outlet.

Offering straightforward rates with no hidden fees or confusing small print and payment solutions to meet your needs, Lloyds Bank Cardnet also provide award-winning customer service and expert technical support. They go beyond card machines and payment processing to offer on-going, comprehensive support when you need it.

Joining is easy, all you need is a business bank account and a business plan to help them arrange the right facilities.

NPA Member benefit:

Dedicated account manager & support team to answer any query Monday to Friday.

Find out more about Lloyds Bank Cardnet here.

 

The Lansdowne Motor Co.

The Lansdowne Motor Company provides a bespoke vehicle acquisition service for any make or model, new and used, at advantageous prices.

They are an independent, dedicated and unbiased service with access to thousands of trade vehicles nationwide due to their formal relationships with all the major manufacturers.

Whether you wish to buy outright, require finance or lease/contract hire, let the Lansdowne Motor Company provide you with a no obligation quote.

NPA Member benefit:

  • Wealth of knowledge of the Motor Industry, which enables independent, impartial, unbiased advice and opinion
  • 32 years working with NPA members
  • Delivery to any address in the UK free of charge

Find out more about The Lansdowne Motor Co. here.

 

Pharmsmart

Pharmsmart provide “smart” software solutions to create efficiencies in community pharmacy, aiming to save you time and money and also to improve patient safety and compliance with regulations.

CDsmart is the fastest CD register on the market allowing you to make drug entries in 3 seconds. Including super fast and flexible bulk balance checks, it also prevents discrepancies using alert features and detects and prevents waste due to redundant stock.

It’s simple to use, intuitive and similar to modern smart phone apps.

NPA Member benefit:

  • £20 less 10% i.e. £18/month for 11 months only plus 1 month free trail
  • Absolutely no tie-in period
  • A full money back guarantee to all new NPA users for the first 6 months once CDsmart is used for record keeping
  • Larger groups can benefit from the discounted Head Office system

Find out more about Pharmsmart here.

 

Pointy from Google

Pointy acts as a product/inventory feed for local retailers, to open them up to the wider Google world. Creating product feeds can be complex and manual, however, the products on Pointy automatically become the product feed, streamlining the process and making it much simpler for local retailers to surface across Google (Search, Maps, SWIS module on Google My Business).

Pointy is integrated with CSY retail and PharmaTill among many others. This means their users can simply download the Pointy app onto their POS for a seamless integration

NPA Member benefit:

  • Simple and free of charge to set up for NPA Members
  • Reach shoppers who want to buy
  • Create an online presence

Find out more about Pointy here.