Procurement Course for Trust Pharmacy Buyers Day 1 Content

Richard Bateman, Regional Pharmacy Procurement Specialist, NHS Commercial SolutionsPublished

For a number of years a three day procurement course has been run in London and East of England for trust pharmacy buyers. During the first day the participants are given a basic grounding in :-

  • The theoretical background to procurement.
  • The different organisations and groups that make up the market for medicines.
  • The way pharmaceutical manufacturers market and promote their products and services.


The course content is a handout and presentations.