Month: September 2019

Pharmacy Quality Scheme: Diabetes Foot and Eye Checks

The prevalence of diabetes is increasing in all age groups and thus it it is important to ensure that this group of people take care of themselves to prevent further complications from happening. The Pharmacy Quality Scheme, PQS that was recently announced as part of the new 5 year Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework includes an… Read more »

Sepsis: Early Detection And Pharmacy Training

Sepsis is a life-threatening condition and can be fatal if not detected early on. Identifying sepsis can be difficult as there are several possible symptoms to look out for. It becomes even harder to spot in babies, children, dementia sufferers, people with learning disabilities and those who generally struggle to communicate. While it is treatable,… Read more »