Pharmapod launches its Patient Safety Report to ensure your pharmacy is inspection and QPS ready.

Pharmapod launches its Patient Safety Report to ensure your pharmacy is inspection and QPS ready.

The Pharmapod system helps you claim up to £1,280 per pharmacy under the Quality Payments Scheme (QPS) for submitting your Patient Safety Report. Pharmapod is the leading software for Patient Safety in pharmacy practice. It ensures your pharmacy adheres to best practice and all legal and professional requirements. The platform has succeeded in creating a hugely positive network of pharmacy teams united in shared goals – driving efficiencies in their pharmacy business, the safety of patients and real peer-to-peer sharing of experience. At the click of a button the Pharmapod system generates a comprehensive…Read more …
See How The New Quality Payment Scheme Will Benefit Your Pharmacy.

See How The New Quality Payment Scheme Will Benefit Your Pharmacy.

Do you run or own a pharmacy in England? Continue reading to see how the new Quality Payment Scheme will benefit your pharmacy. The Quality Payment Scheme was recently announced as part of the NHS’ new contractual framework. It offers eligible pharmacies up to £12,800 per annum on fulfilling certain quality criteria. To be eligible for the quality payment scheme, pharmacies must meet the following 4 “gateway criteria”: Provide at least one advanced clinical service. Such as AURs, MURs, NUMSAS, NMS and Stoma appliance customisation. Be enabled for EPS Maintain up-to-date details on NHS choices…Read more …
Pharmapod adds another Training Institution to its Learning Community

Pharmapod adds another Training Institution to its Learning Community

Pharmapod is delighted to announce the addition of another training institution to its learning community. A new system has been introduced at Institute of Technology Carlow that will see the Incident Management and Learning System integrated within the Pharmacy Technician syllabus for the current academic year. Pharmapod will provide Institute of Technology Carlow students with the latest innovation in recording, reviewing and analysing medical error data and provide hands-on experience with the technology that is fast becoming the industry standard in pharmacy practice. The agreement aims to maximise dispensing performance for Institute of…Read more …
Pharmapod CEO announced as the winner of this year’s pharmacist-led team award.

Pharmapod CEO announced as the winner of this year’s pharmacist-led team award.

We are very honoured to announce that Pharmapod has been chosen as the winner of this year’s pharmacist-led team award. The Clanwilliam Pharmacist Awards 2016 were held last Saturday, November 26th, in the Mansion House, Dublin.  The Awards aim to provide an occasion that recognises the contribution of the profession to healthcare in general, as well as to celebrate and reward pharmacists and their teams. The awards also raised funds for The Pharmacy Benevolent Fund which supports those who have been associated with pharmacy and who are now in need of assistance. The…Read more …
How Can Digital Management of SOPs Save You Time and Money?

How Can Digital Management of SOPs Save You Time and Money?

SOPs are used as guidance for governance and quality assurance within the pharmacy business. In short, it clearly describes who does what, where, when and how.  As outlined by the PSI, a written standard operating procedure which describes how to perform a given operation should be generated for all pharmacy processes .Correctly implemented SOPs result in systematic procedures which ensure tasks are carried out safely, efficiently and to a high standard. By ensuring your SOPs are implemented correctly, it will help decrease errors within the pharmacy, saving both time and money. Correct implementation…Read more …