This website uses cookies to help you make the most of your visit.
By continuing to browse without changing your settings, you agree to our use of cookies.
Give me more information

Pharmacy inspections

Inspection reports and learning from inspections

Skip to Content (Press Enter)

Leyes Lane Pharmacy (1106506)

Inspection outcome: Standards met

Last inspection: 05/07/2019

Pharmacy context

This is an independent community pharmacy located within a small precinct in Kenilworth. It dispenses NHS prescriptions, offers sexual health services and a prescription delivery service. And it supplies medicines in multi-compartment compliance packs to people who have difficulty in managing with their medicines and has a very small number of people who receive instalment supplies for substance misuse treatment. The pharmacy also provides an otoscopy service, a private phlebotomy service, blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes screening, and seasonal influenza vaccinations.

Inspection summary findings

Principle 1. Governance

Good practice

The pharmacy has safe and effective working practices. It manages risks appropriately by recording and reviewing any mistakes its staff makes. And it keeps people’s private information safe. It asks people for their views and uses their feedback to improve its services where possible. It keeps the records required by law to ensure that medicines are supplied safely and legally. The pharmacy has safeguarding procedures and its team members understand how they can help to protect vulnerable people.

Principle 2. Staff

Good practice

Members of the pharmacy team work well together and they have the right skills to provide services safely and effectively. They are very well supported by their superintendent pharmacist to undertake ongoing training to keep their skills and knowledge up to date.

Principle 3. Premises

Standards met

The pharmacy premises are safe, secure and suitable for the pharmacy services provided.

Principle 4. Services, including medicines management

Good practice

The pharmacy delivers its services in a safe and effective manner, and people with a range of needs can access them. People receive the advice and support they need to help them to use their medicines appropriately. The pharmacy gets its medicines from reliable sources and stores them appropriately. And it takes the right action if any medicines or devices are not safe to use, to protect people’s health and wellbeing.

Principle 5. Equipment and facilities

Standards met

The pharmacy has the right equipment and facilities to deliver its services safely and effectively.

Pharmacy details

35 Leyes Lane

Find nearby pharmacies

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