Category list : C3b. Providing pharmaceutical care to the elderly and their carers
I am writing to acknowledge the 42-year career span of my colleague, Caroline Clarke, who is soon to retire. I hope that this letter will inspire other members of our profession to attain the same dedication irrespective of what stage of their career they are at. She has never sought the limelight but her contribution to the profession of pharmacy has been immense.
‘The Right Medicine — Improving Care in Care Homes’, launched by the RPS, concludes that giving pharmacists overall responsibility for medicines in a care home could reduce the number of medicine-related errors, cut waste and save the NHS millions of pounds.