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GPhC responds to BBC Inside Out

9 January 2018
Following the airing of BBC Inside Out's programme, "Boots: Pharmacists Under Pressure", the GPhC has released a statement

Department of Health consultation is an opportunity for positive reform says GPhC

31 October 2017
The Department of Health has today launched a consultation on the regulatory reform of health professional regulation in which it asks questions on how to improve the protection of the public through more efficient, responsive and effective regulation.

Updated strategic plan 2017-20

19 December 2017
We have published our updated strategic plan 2017-20, which sets out the progress we have made in the first year of our plan under our three strategic aims.

GPhC responds to the publication of the PDA’s ‘Safer Pharmacies Charter’

15 December 2017
We have responded to the Pharmacist's Defence Association's Safer Pharmacies Charter published earlier this month

GPhC Council gives green light to implementation of revalidation in a ‘step-change’ for pharmacy professionals

8 December 2017
The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) will introduce revalidation for pharmacy professionals from 30 March 2018, after its Council approved the framework for revalidation and agreed the timetable for its implementation.

Our response to Dispensing Errors Order laid before Parliament

14 November 2017
On Tuesday 14 November the Department of Health laid the Dispensing Errors (Registered Pharmacies) Order before Parliament.