Rachel Davies is the owner and superintendent of Burry Port Pharmacy in Carmarthenshire, Wales. Having studied at Portsmouth University, she began her career in community pharmacy working firstly with an independent and later with a large multiple company. In 2006, Rachel joined primary care as a prescribing advisor for Cotswold and Vale Primary Care Trust (PCT) where she gained her Independent Prescribing qualification. Born in Carmarthen and brought up in Burry Port, Rachel returned to the area to enjoy the sea air and the outdoor lifestyle where she worked as a pharmaceutical care home advisor for a local Health Board. She has an MSc in Public Health and uses her independent prescribing qualification to manage INR monitoring clinics from the community pharmacy. Rachel says that being a pharmacist in Wales is rewarding. She is allowed the opportunity to flourish – enabling her to change the perceptions of pharmacy and develop new services and better care for patients.