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Pharmacy First Minor Ailments Service

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Many common, uncomplicated conditions can be appropriately diagnosed in a community pharmacy setting.

The Pharmacy First Minor Ailments Service aims to:

  • Provide convenient access to advice and treatment in community pharmacy.
  • Support patients to manage their condition and recover quickly and successfully from episodes of ill-health.
  • Ensure that patients have a positive experience of care.
  • Enable more patients to access advice and medicines - where appropriate - without requiring a GP appointment or A&E visit.

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Pharmacy First Minor Ailments Service