Principle 1: Governance arrangements
Principle 2: Empowered and competent staff
Principle 3: Managing pharmacy premises
Principle 4: Delivering pharmacy services
Principle 5: Equipment and facilities
The NPA has created an extensive range of resources to provide practical support to. Including a comprehensive booklet, supporting templates to use within the pharmacy, advice videos, e-Learning modules and a range of products to demonstrate compliance.
GPhC BookletTips on how to prepare for inspectionsGPhC ratingsSale of medicines protocol guidance2014 Conference presentation on GPhC
Template supporting documents
Logging postive patient careGPhC Inspections: Pharmacy Cleaning MatrixGPhC inspections self assessment toolPharmacy maintenance log Pharmacy self care logView all support templates
NPA Members also have access to:
Controlled Drugs SOPsResponsible Pharmacist resourcesInformation Governance resourcesClinical Governance resources
What you need to know about the GPhC inspections
What you need to do to prepare for an inspection
How to comply with Principles 1-5
Q&A for support staff
The ability of staff to demonstrate that they understand and follow standards will be crucial. The NPA has a suite of high quality training courses to meet compliance needs.
If you have any questions relating to the inspection model you can contact the Pharmacy Services Team on 0844 7364199 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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