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Table 2 Top three challenges facing pharmacy professionals with remote working (n = 545)

From: Needs assessment and impact of COVID-19 on pharmacy professionals in 31 commonwealth countries

Challenges currently faced by pharmacy professionals with remote working Number Percentage (%)
General anxiety about the impact of coronavirus on my life 173 12.2
Communication with co-workers is harder 170 12.0
Internet connectivity 158 11.2
Social isolation 156 11.0
Keeping a regular schedule 155 11.0
I don’t have access to the tools or information I need to do my job at home 153 10.8
My physical workspace 149 10.5
Too many distractions at home 141 10.0
Childcare 64 4.5
Other (please specify) 48 3.4
Getting enough food 26 1.8
I’m sick or helping others who are sick 20 1.4
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