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Updates

Contact Centre closed 2-5pm on Friday 15 December

15 December 2017
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The Contact Centre will be closed between 2-5pm on Friday 15 December, please email your query to info@pharmacyregulation.org

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

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

Talking Tech not available after Wednesday 13 December 2017

11 December 2017
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Our automated telephone system to renew registration, Talking Tech, will no longer be available after Wednesday, 13 December 2017.

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

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