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The Council of the GPhC will be meeting on Thursday 21 May from 16:00 to 17:00.
Duncan Rudkin, Chief Executive of the General Pharmaceutical Council, said: “We share the widespread view across pharmacy that there should be zero tolerance for abuse or violence against pharmacy staff.
Our contact centre will be open from 9:30 - 17:00 on the May bank holiday (Friday, 8 May), but will be closed as usual on Saturday and Sunday.
Pharmacies across Great Britain are being asked to consider providing a safe space for victims of domestic abuse, as part of the UK SAYS NO MORE campaign run by Hestia, a national charity.
Three temporary emergency measures have been introduced by the UK Government into legislation (The Misuse of Drugs (Coronavirus) (Amendments Relating to the Supply of Controlled Drugs During a Pandemic etc.) Regulations 2020).
Our Chief Executive, Duncan Rudkin, has written to pharmacist pre-registration trainees and tutors to give them an update on our ongoing work on provisional registration and the registration assessments.
Due to essential maintenance, myGPhCpharmacy will not be available all day today (22 April 2020). Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
The Council of the GPhC will be meeting on 23 April
We have signed a joint statement with the Royal Pharmaceutical Society about NHS volunteers in England supporting pharmacy teams with key tasks including delivering medicines during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Our contact centre will be open from 9:30- 17:00 on Good Friday and Easter Monday, but will be closed as usual on Saturday and Sunday.