Early day motion 1951

COMMUNITY PHARMACY

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Total number of signatures: 41

Blenkinsop, Tom Bottomley, Peter Brooke, Annette Campbell, Gregory
Campbell, Ronnie Cooper, Rosie Corbyn, Jeremy Crockart, Mike
Dodds, Nigel Durkan, Mark Flynn, Paul Fovargue, Yvonne
George, Andrew Glindon, Mary Godsiff, Roger Hancock, Mike
Hermon, Lady Hopkins, Kelvin Jackson, Glenda Leech, John
Lewis, Julian Lloyd, Tony Llwyd, Elfyn Lucas, Caroline
McCrea, Dr William McDonnell, Alasdair McDonnell, John McGovern, Jim
Meale, Alan Munt, Tessa Murphy, Paul Pugh, John
Ritchie, Margaret Roy, Lindsay Sanders, Adrian Shannon, Jim
Sheerman, Barry Simpson, David Skinner, Dennis Tredinnick, David
Vaz, Valerie

That this House recognises the important role of community pharmacies and pharmacists in the provision of services, care and advice; acknowledges the potential for a greater role forcommunity pharmacists in providing accessible and integrated healthcare; further acknowledges their vital public health role; congratulates community pharmacists on their successes in areas such as smoking cessation; notes that community pharmacies offer accessible and reassuring sites for the provision of services and advice, and can act as a valuable social hub for vulnerable and isolated members of society; and calls on the Government to recognise the value of community pharmacies for effective health and social care and vibrant high streets.