September 24th 2021

On 24 September, champion Lead Pharmacist Dorna Ghashghaei took to the ring to fight it out to raise money for the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital. Charity Boxing Nights is a fantastic white-collar boxing event that allows people with no experience to partake in an intensive training regime culminating in…

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September 24th 2021

At Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront on 16-17 September 2021 On 16-17 September 2021, the Ashtons pharmacists and team gathered for our eleventh annual Pharmacists’ Conference. It was exciting to be back and meeting together in person, as the 2020 conference was postponed due to the pandemic. Our pharmacists are spread across the UK to help…

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steroid cards

September 23rd 2021

In August 2020, in response to four deaths and more than 300 reported incidents with steroid replacement therapy involving patients with adrenal insufficiency, a National Patient Safety Alert was published by NHS England and NHS Improvement announcing the introduction of a new patient-held steroid EMERGENCY card. All patients with primary adrenal insufficiency are steroid dependent…

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September 21st 2021

Ashtons provides a wide range of training courses, including e-learning and clinical training seminars. You can now choose from these 12 clinical training seminars: Anaphylaxis Cannabis oil Controlled drugs for hospices Drug interactions for hospices NEW End-of-life care for people with Parkinson’s disease NEW Management of diabetes towards the end of life Managing oral problems…

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