Pharmacist Income ProtectionUpdate 2018

Pharmacist Income Protection – Update

May 8th, 2018 Business | General Pharmacy No Comments

PG Mutual, the not-for-profit, friendly society that we are partnered with to offer our members Pharmacist Income Protection Plus at a special rate, has just released three new (and currently free) enhancements! These new enhancements encompass our member’s important health and wellbeing aims, but also …..

Lead a better Locum Life with the Locum Passport

Leading a better Locum Life with The Locum Passport

April 19th, 2018 Locum Pharmacy No Comments

In this article, Ravi Chal, the founder of The Locum Passport, explains how his new concept and app can help make the life of a busy locum pharmacist easier and simpler. Let’s face it. For anyone who’s either thought about Locuming or is actively Locuming …..

The Ultimate Guide to Locum Pharmacy (3)

The Ultimate Guide to Locum Pharmacy

February 26th, 2018 Locum Pharmacy | The Ultimate Guide No Comments

Contents 1. The Ultimate Guide Introduction 2. Locum Pharmacy Essentials 2.1 GPC Registration 2.2 Indemnity Insurance 2.3 DBS Enhanced Check 2.4 NHS Smartcard 2.5 The Locum Passport 2.6 Accreditations 3. Highly Desirable Accreditations 3.1 Flu Vaccination Training 3.2 Emergency Hormonal Contraception 3.3 Minor Ailments Scheme …..

My Locum Choice Locum Health tips

5 Health Tips for Locums

This blog is written by a pharmacist who is a fitness instructor. Wants to share his useful tips to help pharmacists. As Pharmacists, it is our job not only to dispense medication and advice to patients but to also be able to show an understanding …..

Pharmacy Career My Locum Choice

Pharmacy Career Choices

August 2nd, 2017 Business | General Pharmacy | Locum Pharmacy | Motivation No Comments

Every year thousands of trainees go through a rollercoaster of emotions whilst completing their pre-registration year.It may have felt like an uphill struggle. From eagerness and enthusiasm at the beginning to stress, anxiety and doubt near the examination season. However, the real excitement begins on …..

Quality Payments Scheme

A Locum’s Guide to the Quality Payments Scheme

May 10th, 2017 General Pharmacy No Comments

 “Do I need to know about the Quality Payments Scheme?” I’ve surprisingly had this question asked by locum pharmacists about the Quality Payments Scheme and the simple answer is yes, you do! More and more contractors are asking for locums who have passed the …..

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Top Accounting Tips for a Locum Pharmacist

March 13th, 2016 General Pharmacy No Comments

This Guest Blog is written by Jema Daya (marketing manager) and Kupesh Patel from Elsby and Co, Accountants and Tax Advisors. If you are a locum or pharmacy owner these great tips will definitely help you become more compliant in the eyes of HMRC and improve …..

angry customer

How to deal with angry pharmacy customers

January 16th, 2016 Business | General Pharmacy No Comments

How to deal with angry pharmacy customers 1) SCRAP THE EXCUSES & APOLOGISE Never give an excuse to justify poor service. Statements like “sorry we didn’t have enough staff” or “it was very busy” add more fuel to the fire. Take full responsibility even if …..