COVID-19 Information

Latest media releases and news in relation to the COVID-19 from the Guild.

Link to Messages from George

Messages from George

Member-only news from the National President

Link to Guild Alerts

Guild Alerts

Industry updates, exclusive to Guild Members

Link to Media Releases

Media Releases

Links to Guild's media releases

Link to Pharmacy of the Year

Pharmacy of the Year

This competition aims to seek out highly motivated, innovative and adaptable pharmacy businesses that never sit still and strive to provide more health care in even more ways.

Link to National Student Business Plan Competition

National Student Business Plan Competition

The NSBPC is designed to promote creative entrepreneurship among pharmacy students and encourage the development of viable, innovative, pharmacist-owned community pharmacies.

Link to Forefront

Forefront

Read the latest articles from the Pharmacy Guild of Australia's fortnightly e-newsletter.

Latest news

New COVID-19 Directions for Pharmacies

1 December 2020

Yesterday there were a number of announcements by the state government with regard to changes that are to be employed by health practitioners including pharmacy premises, for the immediate future.

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COVID Vaccine

27 November 2020

Members can be assured that the Guild is taking an active role in discussions around the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines next year, and the importance of utilising the assets of community pharmacy to contribute to the task.

Member-proprietor only

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Pharmacy Guild staff and members Share the Dignity with vulnerable women this Christmas

27 November 2020

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia, Queensland Branch, is proud to ‘share the dignity’ with women who may be experiencing homelessness, fleeing domestic violence or living in crisis this year. Queensland Branch President, Professor Trent Twomey said that Guild staff and……

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Upcoming events

19.02.21

2021 Immunisation Refresher Course Available

In 2020 the NSW Ministry of Health performed random audits of pharmacies and pharmacists providing vaccination services to their patients and community. The audit highlighted and reminded accredited vaccinators of the legislative and regulatory requirements in conducting vaccination services including……

1.12.20

Member Webinar 2020

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia, Victoria invites you to attend its online interactive member briefing session organised exclusively for member pharmacies to add value to your membership and keep you abreast with relevant industry issues and news.AgendaCOVID update7CPA and program……

28.11.20

Mental Health First Aid Training Course in Orange

As part of the NSW Mental Health Community Pharmacy Program, the Pharmacy Guild will be hosting Blended Mental Health First Aid on Saturday 28th November 2020.This half-day CPD accredited, evidence based training course will equip pharmacy staff with the relevant……

Latest blog posts

FPP Blog: Your Digital Enablement Checklist

12 November 2020

This week's blog piece looks a little different. Instead of our traditional blog article, we will instead focus on the practical steps you can take to develop a digital culture in your pharmacy. This checklist is intended to help you……

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FPP Blog: Preparing Your Pharmacy for Electronic Prescriptions

10 November 2020

There are a number of steps you and your pharmacy will need to take in order to prepare for eScripts - our comprehensive checklist will show you how! (Guild member pharmacies can also access practical support for the local WA……

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FPP Blog: Strategies for Growth

6 November 2020

Most of us start our business journey without the faintest idea of what it means to be a business owner. Often, we start with grand dreams of living a certain lifestyle, thinking you will have oodles of spare time and……

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