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NPAI has always been a unique place to work. Set up by pharmacists over 120 years ago to provide protection for their businesses and their livelihoods, its purpose remains clear today - to protect community pharmacy as its role within the provision of primary healthcare and commercial services grows and diversifies.


By Dr Bruce Warner, Deputy Chief Pharmaceutical Officer for England


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Janita Patel, an NPA L&D pharmacist, sets out eight top tips to help students pass their final assessment.


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Following the announcement of the new Contractual Framework in England, the NPA's Andrew Lane urges independents to embrace change; but warns that pharmacies won’t be fit to deliver new services if starved of resources


By Paul Brett, Monkbar Pharmacy


By Phil Galt, NPA board member


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 talked up as the newest kid on the block. In truth, we’ve known the ‘…better than cure’ truism for as long as medicine has been practised in civilised society.