The IPU was recently mentioned on several radio stations such as Red FM Cork, Northern Sound and Shannonside, in which the importance of community pharmacists’ role is highlighted. Furthermore, the coverage brings up the topic of the Minor Ailment Scheme and how this can benefit both the Irish healthcare system and members of the general public. An article on this topic can also be read on the Red FM Cork website.
The ongoing medicine shortage crisis is still coming up in the media, being mentioned by T.D. Aindrias Moynihan during a Dail Debate, in which he brings up the Serious Shortage Protocol. This can be viewed on the Oireachtas.ie website.