HealthPlus Pharmacy has bagged the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) Presidential Award for practicing pharmacy in the most ethical manner, the first pharmacy in the industry to win this prestigious award. The award presentation to the company took place during the closing banquet of the 92nd Annual National Conference of the PSN, tagged Crocodile City 2019, held in Kaduna on 8 November 2019.
The award was presented by PSN President, Pharm. (Mazi) Sam I. Ohuabunwa. While presenting the award, the president commended HealthPlus Pharmacy for constantly raising the bar in pharmacy practice in Nigeria, adding that the award is in line with PSN’s objective of maintaining a high standard of professional ethics and discipline in Nigeria. PSN, he said, remains the pivot organisation responsible for the value added services that pharmacists and pharmacy bring to healthcare and national development.
Speaking after receiving the award plaque from the PSN helmsman, Pharm. Foluke Akinniranye, chief retail operations officer, HealthPlus Limited said: “The Board and Management of HealthPlus Limited are delighted to receive the first ever PSN Presidential Award for practicing pharmacy in the most ethical manner. The award reflects our sustained commitment to our shared values and also serves as further motivation for us as we continue to go above and beyond in providing Nigerians with safe, quality and convenient access to medicines and related health products. We thank the PSN President, Pharm. (Mazi) Sam I. Ohuabunwa and the leadership of PSN for acknowledging HealthPlus’ efforts and contributions to healthcare in Nigeria. We also appreciate all members of staff for their dedication, professionalism and commitment to the mission and vision of HealthPlus Limited”.
HealthPlus, she said, is Nigeria’s first integrative pharmacy and fastest growing pharmacy in West Africa with a mission to help people achieve optimum health and vitality.