NHS priorities

Whether it’s to prepare for the next Quality Payments Scheme deadline, or to increase your confidence in helping people with a learning disability, this section provides topic-specific pages that link to current NHS priorities. This section will support you in keeping your knowledge and skills up to date in order to provide high-quality pharmacy services and be service-ready.

Clinical pharmacy

Our clinical portfolio is expanding on a frequent basis, helping you to advance your knowledge and skills and deliver medicines optimisation in practice for all sectors of pharmacy. From two new focal points a year to our small group learning for hospital pharmacists – Optimise – this section focuses on clinical pharmacy, diseases and therapeutics.

Public health

The public health agenda is embedded in pharmacy, yet topics such as emergency contraception or stop smoking support are as prevalent as ever. As well as our public health workshops, use this section to access a wide range of resources to assure and maintain your competence, all underpinned by the Declaration of Competence system.

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Lead, manage, thrive: Clinical pharmacists in GP Module 4

  • Released: 06/2018
  • Reviewed: N/A
  • Study time: 9h:0m
  • Standard price: £250.00
  • NHS HEE funded price: £0.00

As a clinical pharmacist you need more than just clinical knowledge to thrive in your workplace and make a difference. This study day introduces emotional intelligence, team work and politics and power to help you have a successful quality improvement project in your practice. This course is delivered by Red Whale in partnership with CPPE and builds on learning from the Leadership in general practices study day.

Learning objectives

On completion of all aspects of this learning programme you should be able to:

  • apply tools to successfully deal with others at every level including, if necessary, managing your managers and delegating effectively
  • apply a framework for understanding political behaviour and manage meetings more effectively
  • feel more comfortable in having difficult conversations
  • identify how you can improve your negotiating skills and deal with conflict effectively
  • introduce tested models of working out what needs to be done and implementing change.

How to use this programme

When you book onto this workshop you will be able to access the resources that you need to complete your learning. If there is a pre-workshop book associated with your workshop, then this will be sent to you in the post and you will also be able to download it in PDF form.

At the workshop your facilitator will provide any materials for you to refer to and complete during the event.

Learning intended for

  • Pharmacists