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We regulate pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and pharmacies in Great Britain.  We work to assure and improve standards of care for people using pharmacy services.

Updates

Survey of provisionally-registered pharmacists: 90% of respondents have had risk assessment

25 September 2020
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Provisionally-registered pharmacists who registered in August have been asked to complete a survey to help the GPhC to check that their employers were meeting requirements, including conducting a risk assessment.

Consultation on English language guidance

24 September 2020
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The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) launches consultation on proposed revision to guidance on evidence of English language skills for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.

Healthcare regulators publish annual report on whistleblowing disclosures

24 September 2020
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The GPhC, in conjunction with seven other healthcare professional regulators, has published its annual report on whistleblowing disclosures.

New guidance on managing concerns about students and trainees

23 September 2020
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The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has updated its guidance on managing fitness to practise concerns in pharmacy education and training.

Our response to a letter from the RPS and BPSA about the registration assessment

22 September 2020
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Our Chair, Nigel Clarke, has responded to a letter from the Presidents of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association about the registration assessment.