GPhC responds to release of Achieving Excellence in Pharmaceutical Care

The Scottish Government today published its strategy for pharmacy in Scotland called Achieving Excellence in Pharmaceutical Care:  A Strategy for Scotland

Responding to the publication, Duncan Rudkin, Chief Executive of the GPhC, said:

“We welcome the publication of Achieving Excellence in Pharmaceutical Care, and support its goals for further improvements to the health and care of patients in Scotland.

“The GPhC remains committed to regulating in a way that supports the delivery of safe and effective care across Great Britain, whilst recognising and responding to the local context in which that care is delivered.  We look forward to continuing our work with the Scottish government to achieve our shared ambition to further improve the quality of pharmaceutical care in Scotland.”