Dodgy service targets lead to time-wasting

More than half of UK pharmacists say they regularly carry out “irrelevant” services so they can meet set target numbers.

A survey of 1178 employed pharmacists revealed that 31% claimed to be offering unnecessary services on a daily basis to meet targets. Another 22% said they did so once or twice a week.   

The survey, conducted by UK pharmacy newsletter Chemist + Druggist