APPG for Pharmacy meeting on the Pharmacy Access Scheme

Posted on March 16th, 2017 in Local News

Keith attended the All Party Parliamentary Group for Pharmacy meeting on the Pharmacy Access Scheme earlier this week.

The meeting was chaired by Sir Kevin Barron MP, Chair of the APPG on Pharmacy and featured speakers including  Olivier Picard, Director, Newsdays Pharmacy Ltd, Mark Burdon of Burdon Pharmacy Group, Imelda Redmond, National Director, Healthwatch and Hector Morini, patient.

The aim of the meeting was to understand how patients’ access to local pharmacies is likely to change as a result of the Government’s reforms, particularly in rural and deprived urban areas.