Tom Murray, Honorary Treasurer of the IPU, was quoted in the Irish Examiner regarding the National Free Contraception Scheme. Tom highlighted that this scheme could be greatly improved if women could access contraception directly from their pharmacist on foot of a structured consultation.
Irish Pharmacy News and Irish Pharmacist covered the key recommendations from the IPU in our Pre-Budget Submission. They also covered the overwhelming public support for expanding the role of pharmacists.
Clare Fitzell, IPU’s Head of Strategic Policy was quoted in an article on journal.ie discussing medicine shortages and the impact on pharmacists and patients.