AAH – PROUD TO SUPPORT SCOTTISH PHARMACY TEAMS AND THE COMMUNITIES THEY SERVE
AAH Pharmaceuticals takes great pride in supporting the Scottish Pharmacist Awards continuing a long association with local pharmacies through our role as headline sponsor.
As the UK’s leading wholesaler and distributor of pharmaceutical and healthcare solutions, we are committed to supporting community pharmacists throughout Scotland. Our services are developed specifically to help you meet the ever-changing needs and challenges faced by your business.
We know there are great opportunities for Scottish pharmacies over the next year. There is a clear and positive strategic direction for the profession demonstrated by recognition from Government and representative bodies that pharmacy has a significant role to play in the health of the Scottish nation. Working in partnership with NHS, we all have an exciting opportunity to achieve high levels of healthcare excellence.
The Scottish Pharmacist Awards recognise the outstanding work performed by individuals and teams across Scotland every day. In an evolving healthcare environment, it is more important than ever to highlight the contribution that pharmacy makes by adapting and enhancing care in the NHS, improving the health of patients and the local community they serve.
We would like to wish all this year’s entrants the best of luck. We look forward to celebrating with you and your teams, you all truly deserve recognition for the hard work and commitment you exhibit every day.
EMIS the UK leader in connected healthcare software and services. Through innovative IT, we’re giving healthcare professionals access to the information they need to provide better, faster and cheaper patient care. Our national reach includes clinical software used in every major healthcare setting by 10,000 organisations – from GP surgeries to high street pharmacies, community, hospitals, and specialist services. By providing innovative, integrated solutions, we’re working to break the boundaries of system integration and interoperability.
We focus on supporting pharmacies in growing and expanding their business with industry leading solutions which are designed to help drive operational results for our customers while improving patient outcomes. We proactively monitor the ever-changing contractual requirements and pharmacy trends to provide the tools pharmacists require to evolve their businesses accordingly.
Bestway Medhub is a short-line wholesaler supplying products and services to the independent pharmacy and dispensing doctor sectors, supporting over 3,000 customers across the UK.
As part of the Bestway Group, the company has the backing of the largest independent wholesale business in the UK. Established in 2015, the business has grown significantly working to the values of being transparent, fair, and simple with a dedicated Field and Telesales team supporting customers day in and day out.
Bestway Medhub puts its values into action by offering simple net pricing with no minimum spend, no complicated surcharges, quotas or targets to hit. Ordering is made even easier through the online web portal giving customers 24/7 access and availability and the ability to view past orders and invoices. Bestway Medhub offer free next-day delivery from a highly automated 250,000 sqft warehouse in Stoke-on-Trent. If you are looking for a dependable wholesale, without the complications, look no further!
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The Cambrian Alliance Group has been proud to support independent community pharmacy for over 20 years now. Established for pharmacists, by pharmacists, we continue to help and support our customers to access the very best prices in the market and to ensure their businesses achieve the best margins possible.
As a company, we are more than just a buying group, ensuring that every day we bring together our customer community to help innovate and develop technical solutions to every day pharmacy problems. Our buying platform, e-CASS, is the most widely used buying platform across the independent sector and we continue to develop new solutions such as e-CASS market and e-CASS warehouse to ensure we remain the UKs number one independent pharmacy buying group.
Our independence means we remain entirely focused on addressing your needs and helping you achieve best value.
Our offer is a simple one, we want to introduce competition for your business to drive down price. I would encourage you to speak to any of our existing customers who I am sure will be happy to share their experiences and talk about the positive impact we have been able to have on their business.
Numark, a division of PHOENIX Medical Supplies Ltd, is one of the largest and longest established pharmacy membership organisation in the U.K. with over 4,600 members ranging from single store pharmacies to large chains.
Working with our members to develop profitable independent pharmacies that deliver exceptional standards of care to local communities, Numark was established and has evolved to provide support, resources, and enhanced buying power.
Numark seeks to offer all its members a “virtual head office” that provides the necessary help needed to run their pharmacies.
In 2020, Numark reached the 4,500 member milestone and continues to drive member growth and further develop its proposition to new and existing members.
Combining industry experience, knowledge, and commercial understanding, Numark gives community pharmacies the tools it needs to thrive in an increasingly challenging environment.
As Scotland’s leading pharmacy IT solutions providers, we are delighted to support this celebration of pharmacy excellence for a sixth year. We are proud to contribute to the quality service and value you deliver to meet the needs of patients every day.
Positive Solutions and Willach are experts in their own fields and have worked together for over 10 years to improve operational efficiency in community pharmacy with innovations such as Willach’s Consis ATP pouch robot, now available in Scotland, which can increase output as well as clinical safety.
The face of community pharmacy continues to change and through the adoption of technology we strive to reduce cost, improve efficiency, productivity and effectiveness which will deliver a safer patience experience at less cost. The end-to-end solutions that PSL has developed includes mobile integrated app technology such as Analyst QuickPick and Handout which simplify pharmacy workflows and improve patient experience.
Technology and innovation are present in all aspects of our lives and Scottish Community Pharmacy leads the UK in adoption of this in all areas. However, it is an evolving journey which Positive Solutions and Willach hope to lead and support you on.
Congratulations to all the nominees and good luck.
Together, we are pharmacy
We are the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, the professional membership body for pharmacists and pharmacy.
Our mission is to put pharmacy at the forefront of healthcare.
Our vision is to become the world leader in the safe and effective use of medicines.
Since RPS was founded in 1841 we have championed the profession, and are internationally renowned as publishers of medicines information.
We promote pharmacy in the media and government, lead the way in medicines information, and support pharmacists in their education and development.
Community Pharmacy Scotland (CPS) is made up entirely of members and is supported by a team of employees at our Queen Street offices in Edinburgh (who as of March 21st, 2020 have been working from home). The team act under the direction of the CPS Council and Board.
At Community Pharmacy Scotland (CPS) we aim to continually develop and secure a contractual framework for the provision of pharmaceutical services, supported by a sustainable funding model which encourages investment in the network. We do this by negotiating with the Scottish Government on behalf of our members on all terms of service, remuneration and reimbursement under the NHS.
Interested in recognising and rewarding excellence in Community Pharmacy in Scotland? We have a number of sponsorship and support opportunities to help you meet your business objectives.
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