I have been qualified as a pharmacist for 9 years. My background is community pharmacy. I am also an Independent prescriber.
I graduated in 2011 and my experience is in community pharmacy.
I graduated from the University of Hertfordshire in 2011 as a pharmacist, and have since worked in community pharmacy, gaining extra qualifications in Travel Health, Cardiovascular diseases, and Endocrine disorders.
Provide primary support to general practice staff with regards to prescription and medication queries
Provide information to patients with questions, queries and concerns about their medicines
Undertake structured medication reviews, support and manage patients with long-term conditions and polypharmacy, review the on-going needs for each medicine and monitoring needs.
Make appropriate recommendations for medicine improvement
Review, maintain and update clinical records as required
Set up repeat dispensing service for patients who have regular medicines
High risk drug monitoring to ensure patient safety
Reconcile and review medicines following discharge from hospitals