Pharmacists in Primary Care
Oct 27th, 2021 by primarycareknowledgeboost
This episode is another of our lovely chats with wider members of the primary care team. Today Lisa and Sara speak to Vishika Rabadia, a senior pharmacist who is working in primary care in a PCN and CCG pharmacist role.
She gives insights into the varied roles of a pharmacist within primary care, the training, and what the supervision and registration side entails. She also provides great examples of some of the work that she has been involved with in her PCN.
This episode was supported by Greater Manchester Training Hub.
The National Pharmacy Association (NPA): https://www.npa.co.uk/
Primary Care Pharmacy Education Pathway: https://www.cppe.ac.uk/career/pcpep/pcpep-training-pathway
General Pharmaceutical Council: https://www.pharmacyregulation.org/
Greater Manchester Primary Care Careers: https://gmprimarycarecareers.org.uk/jobs/
Greater Manchester Training Hub: https://www.gmthub.co.uk
Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS): https://www.england.nhs.uk/primary-care/pharmacy/community-pharmacist-consultation-service/
Royal Pharmaceutical Society: https://www.rpharms.com/
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