Log In
Monday 23rd April 2018

Concern about dispensing doctors

2nd December 2008

The English Pharmacy Board (EPB) of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (RPSGB) has brought up patients' concerns and responded to the pharmacy White Paper.

The EPB said: "The principal issues for the EPB concerning dispensing surgeries are patient safety, and the quality of medicines services. The EPB accepts the need for some patients to have access to dispensing services through their GP surgeries where they are otherwise unable to access a community pharmacy. However, all standards that apply to dispensing in pharmacies need also to be applied to dispensing surgeries."


Share this page


There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!

Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

Article Information

Title: Concern about dispensing doctors
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 9425
Date Added: 2nd Dec 2008


GP Online

Recent Related Articles

Prescription drug addiction to be reviewed


Add to scrapbook
Show Comments
Add comment
Find all related articles


Mayden - Innovative cloud-based applications for healthcare
© Mayden Foundation 2018