COVID-19 Information

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

Link to Office of the National President

Office of the National President

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 monthly e-newsletter.

Latest news

Triptans down-scheduled

15 June 2021

On the 1st of February 2021, the Therapeutic Goods Administration’s decision to down-schedule triptans from Schedule 4 to Schedule 3 (Pharmacist Only Medicine) came into effect.

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EOI advice update

15 June 2021

Guild members should note that you can expect to receive further advice tomorrow (Friday 30th) from the Pharmacy Programs Administrator (PPA) regarding the next step in the expression of interest (EOI) process.

Member-proprietor only

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1 March 2021 Price Changes

15 June 2021

The Guild has now received confirmed PBS price changes from the Government for 1 March 2021.

Member-proprietor only

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Upcoming events

31.12.21

HLTAID009 Provide CPR & HLTAID011 Provide First Aid Courses Available

HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and HLTAID011 Provide First Aid training courses outline the knowledge and skills necessary to perform first aid response, life support and management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders until the arrival of medical or……

23.06.21

FPP: Stopping thieves in your pharmacy

Help protect your pharmacy from theft with practical advice and tips from the WA Police Force on Crime Prevention, Armed Robbery, Personal Safety and General Awareness.This webinar will be conducted by Sgt Ian Stewart APM, Perth District Community Engagement Coordinator.REGISTER…

9.06.21

FPP: ‘Pull the weeds & water the flowers’ - Merchandise strategy & management

Presented by Pharmacy Business Consultant and Adjunct Professor of Pharmacy Management at QUT, Bruce Annabel, this workshop and webinar will discuss the rationale of merchandise carried including removing/reducing stuff that spreads, suffocating the good lines that we should be encouraging/growing……

Latest blog posts

FPP Blog: The Active Script List Explained

11 June 2021

The Active Script List (ASL) is a consolidated list of a patient’s current prescriptions which allows them to be more easily managed. Pharmacists are able to register and view a patient’s ASL and subsequently dispense medications at the patient request.The……

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FPP Blog: The Do's & Don'ts of Pharmacy Advertising

14 April 2021

Advertising Guidelines and the National LawWith the recent changes to advertising a regulated health service, it’s a great time to review what can and can’t be done when advertising for the Pharmacy.

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FPP Blog: E-Prescriptions & The Active Script List Explained

9 March 2021

The Active Script List (ASL) is a consolidated list of a patient’s current medications which allows them to be more easily managed. Pharmacists are able to register and view a patient’s ASL and subsequently dispense medications at the patient request.……

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