Victoria Atkins MP, the new Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, visited NPA board member Sukhi Basra (L) at CliniChem pharmacy in Central London
on Thursday (16 November).
Basra was accompanied by NPA Chief Executive Mark Lyonette.
This was among Atkins’ first appointments following her recent promotion in the recent Cabinet reshuffle.
Atkins met with staff and patients to explore clinical services and discuss the evolving role of the community pharmacy sector.
“Welcoming politicians and officials to my pharmacy is always a pleasure,” Basra said.
Basra highlighted the opportunity to brief the Health Secretary on the latest developments, including Pharmacy First.