DOUBLE SUCCESS FOR MEDICX PHARMACY ROTHERHAM
THERE were double celebrations for MedicX Pharmacy Rotherham after two members of staff were singled out for special awards.
Pharmacy Practice Manager Stewart Kelly became the inaugural holder of the MedicX Pharmacy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Award while assistant delivery driver Robert Nutton was voted Pharmacy Team Member of the Year by his colleagues!
The awards were presented at a glittering awards evening hosted by MedicX Pharmacy to celebrate the achievements of team members at pharmacies throughout the North of England in Lancashire, Yorkshire, Merseyside and Greater Manchester.
Stewart said: “The award came completely out of the blue- it was a wonderful surprise, and very nice to have the recognition!”
Steve Jeffers, Chief Executive of MedicX Pharmacy, said: “I was delighted to choose Stewart for the CEO Award – his commitment, professionalism and dedication enables MedicX Pharmacy Rotherham to deliver an excellent standard of pharmacy health care.
“I would also like to thank Robert for his hard work which is clearly appreciated by his colleagues and wish him every success for the future.”
MedicX Pharmacy has a total of 16 pharmacy practices. Open until 10pm every day of the year including weekends and bank holidays, MedicX Pharmacy Rotherham provides traditional dispensing services, as well as free advisory, testing and screening services such as blood pressure checks, lifestyle assessments as well as medicine use reviews, smoking cessation services advice and support.
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Picture caption: Stewart Kelly receiving the CEO Award from Steve Jeffers, Chief Executive of MedicX Pharmacy. (download picture at the bottom of this email)
MedicX Pharmacy Rotherham is located on Greasbrough Road, Rotherham, S60 1RY Tel: 01709 464 464. It is open Monday to Friday from 7.30am-10pm, Sat 8am-10pm & Sun 8.30am – 10pm.
MedicX Pharmacy has a total of 16 pharmacy practices. The first MedicX Pharmacy opened in Chorley, Lancashire January 2009. Practices are currently located in Lytham, Lancashire; Rotherham, Yorkshire; Ossett, Yorkshire; Blackpool, Lancashire; Ashton Under Lyne, Greater Manchester; Rochdale, Greater Manchester; Bermondsey Spa, London; Apsley, Hertfordshire; Hounslow, London; Thingwall, Merseyside; Tranmere, Merseyside; Bishop Stortford, Hertfordshire; Wallington, Surrey; Coppull, Lancashire; Westbury, Wiltshire.
MedicX Pharmacy started in 2008 under the leadership of Chief Executive Steve Jeffers and Operations Director Gavin Birchall. Steve and Gavin have both worked extensively within the pharmaceutical sector at all levels from owning and managing pharmacy practices to spearheading national pharmaceutical research, working with the NHS and Primary Care Trusts as well as working with specialist health centre developers.
MedicX Pharmacy practices provide a wide variety of innovative and integrated pharmacy services. Many practices operate 100-hour working licences to provide late night opening hours throughout the week as well as on Bank Holidays including Christmas Day and Easter Sunday.MedicX Pharmacy works with NHS commissioners to provide a range of commissioned health care services including Medicine Use Reviews, Minor Ailment Services, Smoking Cessation Services, Weight Management Services, Specialist Dispensing Services and Influenza Vaccination Services. MedicX Pharmacy also provides a range of services to support patients in a better understanding of their health risks including blood pressure management, blood glucose measurement and healthier lifestyle assessment.
For more information about MedicX Pharmacy contact ICG PR Tel 01772 679383.Julie Hackett 07973 196 787 Paula Holden 0777 2268378.