Workforce, training and education
East Midlands

Integrated and urgent care is an expanding area for the pharmacy workforce. In recognhs_uclh_day-1-pharmacy_0018-11700_0.jpgnition of this HEE working in partnership with NHS England and Improvement have used the Pharmacy Integration Fund (PhIF) to commission the provision of education and training of pharmacists in the sector. This has been delivered through a 12-month development programme provided by the University of Derby, with a total of 154 PhIF funded places commissioned to date. The following case studies highlight the impact pharmacists are having on delivering patient care in this sector.