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  1. FPP Blog: 5 Steps to Best Practice Wound Care in Your Pharmacy

    17 January 2020

    Wound care is an economic problem costing billions of dollars worldwide and their healthcare systems with cost estimates of approximately 3% of national health care budgets. In Australia there are over 400,000 sufferers of chronic wounds at any time, with…

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

  2. FPP Blog: 8 Essential Cyber Security Mitigation Strategies for Your Business

    10 January 2020

    Businesses are encouraged to implement eight essential mitigation strategies as there is no single mitigation strategy which is guaranteed to prevent cyber security incidents.In 2018 Data breaches in Australia resulted in average costs of $108 per capita. Furthermore, 58% of…

    WA | Blog Post | Business Administration, Innovation, Infrastructure

  3. FPP Blog: Critical KPI's for Pharmacy Retail

    2 January 2020

    Pharmacy as a business model is unique in so many aspects, but it still has a lot of elements in common with many other retail businesses. Insulating ourselves within our own industry can restrict our ability to learn from others…

    WA | Blog Post | Business Administration, Innovation

  4. FPP Blog: Surviving the silly season

    9 December 2019

    Welcome to December, the most crucial month of the year in retail. According to Roy Morgan’s annual Christmas retail sales forecasts, Australians are predicted to spend more than $52.7 billion over the Christmas period, an increase of 2.6% from 2018.…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Leadership, Resilience

  5. FPP Blog: An informed pharmacy is an empowered pharmacy

    6 December 2019

    The WA Commercial Tenancy Act is now under review!In Western Australia, most retail shop leases are regulated by the Commercial Tenancy (Retail Shops) Agreements Act WA. Having an understanding of the Act is essential when leasing premises to operate a…

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

  6. 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

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    FPP Blog: Issue 71: Preparing the next generation of pharmacy owners

    25 October 2019

    For those of us who are business owners, many remember that first time we ventured into the business world. Whilst we were all quite competent in our respective professions, the leap from professional to business owner is a big one.…

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

  8. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 69: Tax Planning Strategies

    9 May 2019

    In today’s era of taxation law, the days of a “once a year” tax planning strategy are long gone. It’s a year-round strategy that you must be aware of and communicate regularly with your accountant on. However, with another financial…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation

  9. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 68: Cashflow as the Lifeblood of Any Pharmacy

    11 April 2019

    It is often said that cashflow is the lifeblood of any business. This is extremely relevant in pharmacy where so much money is tied up in stock, customer debtors, PBS amounts owing, together with paying suppliers, etc. It is a…

    WA | Blog Post | Business Administration, Innovation

  10. 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

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