pre-registration assessment

Pre-Registration Assessment Marking Changed.

Pre-Registration assessment marking changed. The General Pharmaceutical Council puts a stop to Pre-Registration candidates requesting a remark. The pre-registration assessment marking system was previously a single marking process. Unsuccessful candidates had the option to request a re-mark. This service entails an independent assessor manually re-marking the candidates answer sheet at a cost of £110. Fact : No […]

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Pharmacy Exposed: UK Online Pharmacy Operating From Cyprus and India

Researchers from Imperial College London shocking discovery. UK Online Pharmacies operating from Cyprus and India. The UK and European Legislation states, an Online Pharmacy must be registered with The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC). And the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). However during a cross-sectional study on obtaining antibiotics online from within the UK, […]

Nine-Year-Old Given Methadone Instead Of Trimethoprim

In Nottingham a nine-year-old girl was rushed to the Emergency Unit after the pharmacist mistakenly supplied Methadone against a Trimethoprim prescription. Nine-year-old Ruby was prescribed Trimethoprim for a urine infection which her Mother presented to the pharmacist at Manor Pharmacy Meadows on Tuesday. The pharmacist supplied what was believed to be antibiotics to the mother […]

pre-registration assessment

Pharmacist Struck Off The Register

On 12 January 2017, the Fitness to Practise Committee of the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) removed a pharmacist’s name from the register, due to repeated dishonesty over a long period of time (Full Report Here). The council describes fitness to practise as the pharmacist’s ability to maintain appropriate standards of proficiency ensuring the pharmacist is […]