Medicare Blog

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  • National Eczema Week: How your local MediCare pharmacy can help you

    Did you know that eczema affects 1 in 5 children and 1 in 10 adults in the UK? Eczema is more than just an itch, it can cause dry, itchy, red and inflamed skin that can be very uncomfortable and distressing. Eczema can also affect your mental health, self-esteem and quality of life. National Ecz...
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  • MediCare Pharmacy Group wish Anne a long and happy retirement!

    We would like to pay tribute to a long standing, dedicated member of our Pharmacy Team, Anne McWhirter who is retiring from MediCare Ahoghill Pharmacy after many years of dedication and commitment within our pharmacy team. Anne McWhirter has worked as a qualified pharmacy technician in MediCare A...
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  • MediCare Pharmacist, Anna McLaughlin Wins Pharmacy in Focus' "Working in Partnership" Award

    MediCare Pharmacy Group wish to extend a Huge congratulations to Anna McLaughlin from our Thornton's branch for winning the Pharmacy in Focus' " Working in Partnership" Award sponsored by Bestway MedHub for her fantastic contribution to Mind Your Mate & Yourself (MYMY) Mental Health Charity. ...
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  • MediCare Pharmacy Group generously donates medical supplies to Medical Aid Ukraine

    Managing Director of MediCare Pharmacy Group, Michael Guerin, has kindly donated much needed medical supplies such as wound dressings, sterile wipes, plasters, gloves, and bandages as well as burn gels and sterile saline pods, all of which have been used by Medical Aid Ukraine to create first aid...
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  • Ask Your Pharmacist Week

    It’s national Ask Your Pharmacist Week from 2nd-9th November 2020. The theme of this year’s campaign is ‘Your local pharmacy in the NHS family’.Pharmacies are part of the NHS family and provide a range of NHS services. They are one of the most visited of all settings where NHS care is offered.Pha...
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  • Covid-19 Pharmacy Heroes

    As the lockdown restrictions begin to ease, we are continuing to improve access to our pharmacies with the installation of new protective screens and social distancing guidance for the safety of our customers and staff. At this time, we would like to acknowledge the hard work, commitment and dedi...
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