Business solutions

Here, you’ll find information and support to help with running the business. Check back each month for new topics.

Business how to: 

NPA member Fin McCaul talks about how CheckRx, a new tool available to independent pharmacies, can help to turn your raw data into business intelligence.

Seasonal business advice:

  • Ellis Whittam shares the answers to frequently asked questions received by members, including how to deal with disciplinary matters, performance related issues and what to do when an employee is too unwell to return to work.
  • With the flu season fast approaching, download our flu SOPs covering hand hygiene, vaccine cold chain, needlestick injuries and biohazard spillages.  You can also encourage your support staff to refresh their knowledge on coughs, colds, and the flu by completing our online training course Assess and Learn.

Business question of the month:

I’m thinking of renting out my consultation room.  What costs should I consider?

If you have a business question you’d like us to answer, email us.

Next month we’ll be covering topics including steps you should take when carrying out gap analysis.