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Why are long-time retail pharmacists so rare?
 

Why are long-time retail pharmacists so rare?

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Considering the fixed hours, the attractive salary and the relatively manageable workload of retail pharmacy, it is perhaps worth investigating the reason why retail pharmacists tend to not stay long in such a workplace in Singapore.
 
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19 Dec 2016 - General
 
“..as customers can be led to think that pharmacists are anything ranging from receptionists to security guards” and add to this, cashiers and salesladies. Pharmacists in the retail field are often undervalued, plus their roles in retail do not frequently require much of the clinical knowledge learned during their education. This often leads to unfulfilling roles and possible boredom in the retail field. I think this can be remedied by giving them more clinically-related responsibilities where t...
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