Panorama concentrated on the growth of automation in an interesting programme on BBC last night. They especially looked at how automation is changing the job market and they concluded that;
About 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of computerisation over the following 20 years, according to a study by researchers at Oxford University and Deloitte.
What does this mean for Pharmacy?
Well on the BBC website they have a list of 100’s of jobs and professions to assess the likelihood that automation will impact the workforce.
The full list of jobs can be found here.
We believe that producing compliance aids manually is a ineffective use of your staff’s time as a machine can do this more quickly and at a lower cost.
This could be done either through our PouchPack and BlisterPack automation systems.
We think your staff should be spending more time engaging with customers helping them to stay healthy and make good life choices. Interesting this empathy for customers and finding imaginative solutions is an activity that cannot be automated!