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Global Health Travel Clinic (9011075)

Inspection outcome: Standards met

Last inspection: 24/04/2019

Pharmacy context

This is a private community pharmacy and it is located within a cosmetic and aesthetic clinic in the centre of Solihull. Much of its activity is generated by a travel clinic. The pharmacy does not have an NHS contract or a wholesale dealer's authorisation. The pharmacy has been operational for just under 4 months and the business is in the early stages of development. The opening hours of the pharmacy are flexible, and people are required to make appointments to access its services. The travel clinic’s services are advertised on its website. The pharmacy provides travel vaccinations, influenza vaccinations, malaria prophylaxis, erectile dysfunction, hair loss, period delay and combined oral contraceptives under Patient Group Directions (PGDs). No sale of pharmacy (P) medicines or dispensing of private prescriptions has been undertaken to date. The pharmacy is not linked with any online prescribers.

Inspection summary findings

Principle 1. Governance

Standards met

The pharmacy is in its early stages of development. But it has procedures in place to protect the safety and wellbeing of people accessing its services. It keeps all the records that it needs to by law. The pharmacy advertises on its website how people can provide feedback or raise concerns. And it stores people’s information securely and tells people how their information will be used.

Principle 2. Staff

Standards met

Members of the pharmacy team are suitably trained and have the skills to provide services safely and effectively.

Principle 3. Premises

Standards met

The pharmacy premises are suitable for the provision of services it offers.

Principle 4. Services, including medicines management

Standards met

The pharmacy currently offers a limited range of services which are delivered safely and effectively.​ Its appointment times are flexible which helps people to fit these around other commitments. The​ pharmacy gets its medicines from reliable sources and it stores them appropriately. It takes the right action if any medicines or devices need to be returned to the supplier.

Principle 5. Equipment and facilities

Standards met

The pharmacy has the facilities and equipment it needs to provide its services safely.

Pharmacy details

1 The Courtyard
707 Warwick Road

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What do the inspection outcomes mean?

After an inspection each pharmacy receives one overall outcome. This will be either Standards met or Standards not all met

Met The pharmacy has met all the standards for registered pharmacies
Not all met The pharmacy has not met one or more of the standards for registered pharmacies

What do the summary findings for each principle mean?

The standards for registered pharmacies are made up of five principles. The pharmacy will also receive one of four possible findings for each of these principles. These are:

Excellent practice The pharmacy delivers an innovative service and benefits the whole community and performs well against the standards
Good practice The pharmacy delivers positive outcomes for patients and performs well against most of the standards
Standards met The pharmacy meets all the standards
Standards not all met The pharmacy has not met one or more standards