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  • ICPhA Telegram Channel - UPDATED 25.02.2018

    Great news everyone! We have just opened our Telegram Channel. You can join us at https://t.me/icpha (you will need the Telegram mobile app installed on your phone or download a desktop application from https://desktop.telegram.org/). The channel linked above is for our announcements to you, but...
  • Pharmacist gets in trouble for posting on Facebook

    Details emerged yesterday of a pharmacist who got in trouble for posting a prescription query on a popular Facebook group, even though he/she omitted all identifiable information. This incident highlighted just how careful we need to be as pharmacists in the way we use social media and other on-...
  • PharmaBuddy Launces a New App

    Our good friend Donal from PharmaBuddy and his team have just launched an absolutely phenomenal PharmaBuddy App, giving you quick access to their resources, education and forum. We've been huge fans an supporters of this project from the start, so it's great to see it reach this stage. Be sure to...
  • Free & Independent CPD Source

    Free, independent CPD for Irish pharmacists by Irish pharmacists If you're looking for some inspiration to meet your CPD obligations, then we think you'll love this fabulous new free on-line CPD learning tool for Irish pharmacists. Available at www.medilearning.ie this is a dedicated CPD website...
  • Job Opportunities with Stack's Pharmacy - 1st October 2017

    Job Opportunities with Stack's Pharmacy - 1st October 2017 Skerries - Supervising Pharmacist: Are you a bubbly customer focused Supervising Pharmacist who enjoys patient interaction. If so, we have the perfect job for you. A well established pharmacy in a lovely seaside town of Skerries is...
  • Pharmacy Intern Class of 2017 PRE-OSCE Webinar Series

      Designed by 4Front and delivered by Rachel Dungan MPSI 'The Pharmacist Coach' this webinar series is sponsored by PharmaConex so you can attend for FREE.   Feel free to FORWARD this message to all pharmacy interns and pharmacists you know with a pharmacy intern. The aim of this masterclass series...
  • Minister For Health Signs Off On Free EHC Service for Medical Card Holders - UPDATED

    With just over a week to go, Minister for Health, Simon Harris, has signed a statutory instrument changing access to emergency hormonal contraception (EHC) for medical card holders, effective 1st July 2017. Minister Harris said “From next month medical card holders will be able to obtain EHC...
  • PSI is reviewing the Code of Conduct for Pharmacists

    The PSI is now undertaking a review of the current Code of Conduct for Pharmacists. This is your oportunity to let the PSI know your views on the matter by completing a short survey. Why does this survey matter? The Code of Conduct for Pharmacists is at the core of a pharmacist’s practice. It is a...
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of an Acute Asthma Attack and the Supply and Administration of Salbutamol (IIOP CPD Course)

      IIOP have published a new online training programme for the Diagnosis and Treatment of an Acute Asthma Attack and the Supply and Administration of Salbutamol.   This programme is a fully online and self-directed training programme, which enables pharmacists to satisfy the training requirements...
  • National Survey of Patient Experience

    In the first nationwide survey of its kind, the National Patient Experience Survey (NPES) will survey all adult patients discharged in May 2017, who have spent a minimum of 24 hours in an acute public hospital. The list of the 40 participating hospitals is available here. NPES is a joint initiative...