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  1. FPP Blog: The Process of Buying a Pharmacy

    15 November 2019

    The biggest decision in any ambitious pharmacist’s career will be the first pharmacy purchase. Not only is it the biggest investment decision they will make, bigger than the family home, but also is associated with the biggest debt and the…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Infrastructure, Resilience

  2. Trust is key to pain discussions

    22 July 2019

    Pharmacist Peggy Zhu is an advocate for the Chronic Pain MedsCheck Trial and points to the trust between patient and pharmacist as a key to its success.Ms Zhu, from Emerald Plaza Pharmacy in Queensland, said establishing this trust was a…

    National | Blog Post | Capability

  3. Harm Minimisation in community pharmacy

    8 April 2019

    Harm Minimisation seems like a mantra we should all adopt in life. It’s a common-sense philosophy that extends beyond providing pharmacotherapy for opioid or nicotine addiction. Yet, although we are knocking on the door of 2020, it still is not…

    National | Blog Post | Clinical

  4. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 67: Family Trusts

    28 March 2019

    By far the most common legal structure used by most small businesses, and certainly since October 2010 in pharmacy land, are Family Trusts. While they offer a lot of benefits, particularly regarding income distributions and tax efficiency, they are very…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Innovation

  5. FPP Blog: Issue 66: Lease vs License

    14 March 2019

    If you have any questions about your lease or want to know more, The Guild WA is hosting a Rental & Leasing Information event with industry experts on April 2nd, 2019.Click here to learn more about the event and register…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Innovation

  6. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 63: Getting Ready for KPI Monitoring

    10 January 2019

    In keeping with the saying ‘good decisions come from good data’, this blog will focus on the first considerations in preparing your pharmacy for accurate monitoring of its financial performance.

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation, Leadership, Clinical

  7. FPP Blog: Issue 62: Predictions In Retail Trends For 2019

    3 January 2019

    This holiday season in WA has proved to be quite successful for those in the retail industry, as generally most retailers were able to enjoy a successful Christmas period. Increases in December retail sales have been reported, and the rise…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Marketing, Innovation, Resilience

  8. Oncology pharmacists

    13 December 2018

    Helping cancer patients understand treatment one prescription at a timeOncology pharmacists face an increasing workload with the number of new cancer diagnoses in Australia predicted to grow to 138,321 in 2018. With such a high rate of diagnosis, many patients…

    National | Blog Post | Clinical

  9. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 60: Small Business Concessions

    6 December 2018

    Anything to do with tax is often complicated and best left in the hands of your tax accountant. There is a lot of detail and issues that are all interacting with each other, making it so much harder than what…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Training, Business Administration, Innovation

  10. Collaboration prevents medicine misadventure

    27 November 2018

    Preventable negative medication events through non-compliance and misadventure are causing increasing concern among health authorities and the Federal Government.And one leading community pharmacist believes better communication between pharmacist and doctors could be a key to addressing the issuesLuke van der…

    National | Blog Post | Clinical

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