Article by Clare Morrison, Senior Clinical Quality Lead and Lead Pharmacist (North) at NHS Highland
As pharmacists across Scotland consider how the new GP contract will be implemented, it is already close to reality for our pharmacy team in the North of NHS Highland.
The Caithness Pharmacy Model began in 2014 when times were tough. GP shortages hit this remote area early and practices had already developed advanced nurse roles: it was a logical next step to consider what pharmacists could do. Read more A pharmacy model for Scotland’s new GP contract?