Who should I work for? – Global companies and multiples vs Small chains and independents

June 2nd, 2021 General Pharmacy No Comments

Okay, so being a locum isn’t for everyone, it certainly wasn’t for me for a number of years. So let’s say you’re weighing up your options on who to take a job from, but with so many companies to work for, who should you choose? This blog will hopefully help you make that decision as I have a vast experience in working with both the independents, and multiples.

stay away accommodation

Stay Away Accommodation

November 26th, 2020 General Pharmacy | Motivation | Why be a Locum No Comments

This article was written by Nicholas Colwyn Parry, a locum pharmacist working across the UK, and a subscriber to the My Locum Choice Software. Okay, in my previous blog I stated there would be an entire blog dedicatedly finding the right place to stay so …..

MLC Provisional Registration Pharmacists 2020

Provisional Registration for Pharmacists

August 17th, 2020 General Pharmacy | Pre-reg No Comments

August sees the first applicants join the GPhC’s newly-introduced provisional registration for pharmacists. The 2020 pandemic presented pharmacy with many challenges to overcome, for example, sourcing PPE, dealing with frustrated or fearful customers and avoiding burnout. Likewise, one of these challenges was the uncertainty faced …..

Coronavirus Pharmacy's Financial Health Older Pharmacy customer with face mask.

Coronavirus and Pharmacy’s Financial Health

May 29th, 2020 Business | General Pharmacy No Comments

The coronavirus pandemic is badly affecting many sectors, such as airlines, non-essential retailers and hospitality businesses. Jobs are at risk and some businesses may never reopen. Community pharmacy is special in being both a frontline healthcare provider and a retail business. People need access to …..

Coronavirus glossary a to z of coronavirus terms

A to Z of Coronavirus

April 30th, 2020 General Optometry | General Pharmacy | Health No Comments

Here’s MLC’s rundown of some important coronavirus terms plus a few more light-hearted ones: A is for Asthma According to the NHS, people with asthma are at higher risk from coronavirus. Asthma affects around 5.4 million people in the UK with 1 in 12 adults …..

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