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Clinical Ambassadors in Vaccination services

With the number of mumps cases in England reaching its highest in a decade and cases of measles also at an all-time high, there has been a major government drive to boost coverage of the MMR vaccine. Research suggests that making vaccinations easier to access could help improve take-up and with pharmacies already offering a flu vaccination service, extending their offering seems like a simple way to improve the skills of their teams and boost their financial income. Read below about how your fellow contractors set up vaccination services to learn more about how you could follow suit.

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Central Pharmacy

Pharmacist Dai Williams tells Saša Janković why he decided to set up a flu vaccination service at Central Pharmacy in Pentre, Rhondda Cynon Taff



Everest Pharmacy

Waqqass Sheikh, pharmacist and owner of Everest Pharmacy, tells Saša Janković how he set up a Covid vaccination site at his Whalley Range branch.



Warman-Freed Pharmacy, Golders Green.

Farah Ali speaks to Rachel Carter about why her pharmacy chose to expand their service offering and set up a flu vaccination service.



J.W.W. Allison & Sons Chemist

Nat Mitchell, pharmacist and director at J.W.W. Allison & Sons Chemist in Cockermouth, tells Saša Janković why his flu service is walk-in only.



Mr Pickford's Pharmacy Group

Mimi Lau, chief operating officer, Mr Pickford’s Pharmacy Group, Leicester, speaks to Carolyn Scott about running a flu vaccination service.



Wainwrights Chemists

Sid Dajani, owner, superintendent pharmacist and IP at Wainwrights Chemists in Bishopstoke, talks to Saša Janković about running a flu vaccination service.



Carbis Bay Pharmacy

Claire Field, pharmacist and IP at Carbis Bay Pharmacy in Cornwall, talks to Saša Janković about running a flu vaccination service.



Tollesbury Pharmacy

Dimple Bhatia, superintendent pharmacist at Tollesbury Pharmacy in Essex, talks to Saša Janković about running a flu vaccination service.



Newdays Pharmacy

Olivier Picard, pharmacist, IP, and managing director of Newdays Pharmacy Ltd, talks to Saša Janković about running a flu vaccination service.



Regent Pharmacy

Sunil K Kochhar explains how his pharmacy has set up a successful flu vaccination service, ahead of this year’s expanded programme.



Halliwell Late Night Pharmacy

Rachel Carter speaks to Mohamed Imran Lakhi about Halliwell Late Night Pharmacy’s novel vaccination service for patients going on pilgrimage.



Calverton Pharmacy

Pharmacist Meeraj Shah says the Covid-19 pandemic has prompted a high number of enquiries about his pneumonia service.



Lifestyle Pharmacy

Bath pharmacist Nick Daines discusses Lifestyle Pharmacy’s flu service, which offers both NHS and private vaccinations.

 



Village Pharmacy

Rachel Carter speaks to Hitesh Tailor about his pharmacy’s flu vaccination service.



Pharmadoctor

Graham Thoms, chief executive of training provider PharmaDoctor, shares his advice on how contractors can make the most of their MMR jab service



Bedminster Pharmacy

With now the time to prepare for the annual flu season, Ade Williams, superintendent pharmacist at the multi-award-winning Bedminster Pharmacy in Bristol, tells Valeria Fiore his secrets for leading a successful vaccination service.



Parry Pharmacy

There’s much more to running a Meningitis B vaccination service that giving injections. Vaccinating babies and young children, as well as dealing with anxious parents, requires a reassuring approach, writes Kathy Oxtoby



Oxford Pharmacy

Orford Pharmacy’s Jay Rowe tells Léa Legraien why he decided to become his pharmacy’s Flu Champion


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