In the first of a new series of Regulate articles highlighting patient safety issues we encounter during inspections and through other intelligence-gathering, our Clinical Fellow, Aileen O’Hare introduces this article about dispensing errors involving children. Paediatric specialist clinical pharmacy colleagues from Evelina Children’s Hospital consider how to address and prevent dispensing errors in medicines for children and highlight action points and resources to help pharmacy teams avoid similar situations.

In this issue (October 2021)

28 October 2021

We are asking for your feedback on our proposal to remove the requirements for registered pharmacists to have two years of clinical practice, and to have relevant experience in a specific clinical...

28 October 2021
In the first of a new series of Regulate articles highlighting patient safety issues we encounter during inspections and through other intelligence-gathering, our Clinical Fellow, Aileen O’Hare...
28 October 2021
From 1 October 2021 the Botulinum Toxin and Cosmetic Fillers (Children) Act comes into force. We have worked with the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) to explain what this means for...
28 October 2021
Our governing council agreed that we should introduce a multi-year fees cycle and keep a flat-fee structure, rather than introduce differential fees, for registered pharmacy professionals at their...