Guild Pharmacy of the Year 2017

Meet your champions

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.

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Link to Messages from George

Messages from George

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Link to Guild Alerts

Guild Alerts

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Link to Other Guild Publications

Other Guild Publications

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Latest news

Valium® recall because of suspected tampering

29 May 2017

Pharmacists are advised that Roche Products have issued a recall for all batches of Valium® (diazepam) 5mg tablets supplied in blister pack of 50 due to evidence of medicine tampering.It has been identified that blister pack sheets containing…

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Spotlight on small business

26 May 2017

Following intervention by the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Kate Carnell, and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), the big four banks are taking action to protect small businesses from unfair…

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Hurry - nominations close Friday!

23 May 2017

Nominations for the 2017 Pharmacy Guild of Australia/ Maxigesic Pharmacy Assistant of the Year Award, close this Friday, 26 May. Nominations are open online at Anyone can nominate a pharmacy assistant and it…

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Upcoming events


Pharmacy Connect 2017

Following on from the success of the inaugural Pharmacy Connect in September 2016, Pharmacy Connect 2017 will be held from 1-3 September at the Hilton Sydney. The conference will feature pre-conference workshops, a two day education program, 60…


The Pharmacy WA Forum 2017

Nurturing Relationships in Your Healthcare DestinationDespite the rapid pace of change facing pharmacy in 2017, a quality customer experience will never go out of fashion, particularly one driven by the expertise of one of Australia’s most…


Victorian Member Briefing - Ararat, VIC

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia, Victoria invites you to attend its member briefing session organised across regional and metropolitan Victoria to add value to your membership and keep you abreast with relevant industry issues and news.Member…

Latest blog posts

FPP Blog Series: Issue 3

29 May 2017

Wages…know your ratios This is a topic that comes up in nearly every conversation we have with pharmacy owners. As pressure grows on Gross Profit Dollars it is inevitable owners will then focus on cutting costs. Rent and wages are……

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Effective data governance: From strategy through to implementation

23 May 2017

The Guild's National ICT Manager and Chief Economist discuss how any organisation can implement a robust data governance framework that will assist in achieving its purpose while maximising the use of data as an asset.

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FPP Blog Series: Issue 2

19 May 2017

Getting Ready for KPI MonitoringIn keeping with the saying ‘good decisions come from good data’, in this blog we will look at some of the first considerations in preparing your pharmacy for accurate monitoring of its financial performance…

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