In every corner of Ireland, whilst the Covid-19 pandemic closed GP surgeries and hospital capacity overflowed, pharmacists stepped up.
Pharmacy doors remained firmly open during an unprecedented challenging time. Indeed, many patients turned to their community pharmacist for consultations for more serious conditions, usually dealt with by GPs.
The search is now on to find The People’s Pharmacist for 2021, announced by Irish Pharmacy News in association with Panadol.
The award give the Irish public the opportunity to nominate and vote for their local pharmacist who has gone above and beyond.
Seeking nominations from across the country, six finalists will be shortlisted from all nominations received, showcasing the leading stories of compassion and dedication which go above and beyond.
A nation-wide voting process takes place to find The People’s Pharmacist 2021 recognising the bravery, hard work and sacrifice pharmacists have made since during the Covid pandemic since March 2020.
To nominate your local pharmacist visit www.irishpharmacyawards.ie/panadol/
Closing date for nominations is Friday, September 24th.