Prescription charges set to rise in April

22nd February 2019

The Department of Health and Social Care has announced that prescription charges will rise as of April this year The government is raising NHS prescription charges as of 1 April 2019. In the 2015 spending [read more]

Asthma advice from Dr Andy Whittamore

8th February 2019

New NICE guidelines on asthma treatment weren’t that well-received when they were launched in early 2018, but treating the condition remains a priority for the NHS. In a detailed Q&A Dr Andy Whittamore, clinical lead [read more]

NHS to save almost £1bn on medicines

7th December 2018

The UK government’s new plan will see the NHS save millions on its medicines bill A new deal with the pharmaceutical industry is expected to save the NHS around £930m on medicines. The UK government [read more]

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