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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.

GPhC council meeting on 7 December

4 December 2017
The next meeting of our Council will take place on Thursday 7 December.

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.

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.

Results from September registration assessment announced

27 October 2017
We are pleased to announce the names of the 481 pre-registration trainee pharmacists who passed their registration assessment in September.