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  1. 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

  2. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 59: Is a Pharmacy Website Really Worth It?

    29 November 2018

    Short answer — yes, yes it is. Overwhelmingly, yes.I guess you don’t have to read the rest of this article now, but if you want to know why and access free resources for your pharmacy, perhaps stick around.…

    WA | Blog Post | Business Administration, Marketing, Innovation, Guild Corporate

  3. 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

  4. Weather warms up for tick bites

    19 September 2018

    Community pharmacies have a critical role in helping patients suffering from Lyme or Lyme-like disease, or to use the Government’s preferred definition - Debilitating Symptom Complexes Attributed to Ticks.Many of the patients are suspicious of the health profession after often…

    National | Blog Post | Clinical

  5. It’s all in the language

    21 August 2018

    The need to ensure people in the community gain maximum benefit from their medicines through adherence has seen WA pharmacist Hannah Mann and her team develop unique symbols to inform when and how medicines should be taken.Hannah, of Kimberley Pharmacy…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement, Clinical

  6. AF screening in pharmacy

    7 August 2018

    Opportunities for pharmacists to become involved in atrial fibrillation (AF) screening could help dramatically reduce the number of AF-related strokes, experts in the field say.AF is the most common arrhythmia and increases the risk of stroke five times with research…

    National | Blog Post | Clinical

  7. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog 47: ALDI the most trusted Australian Brand... but where is pharmacy?

    19 July 2018

    According to recent Roy-Morgan research, ALDI is now the most trusted brand in Australia. These findings were an upset for heritage Australian brands like Qantas. In addition to price, ALDI excelled in terms of reliability, customer focus, the Customer Experience…

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

  8. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 46: Changing the focus from Dispensing

    5 July 2018

    Pharmacy needs to change the focus from dispensing to becoming indispensable.I was in a community pharmacy recently at a busy time of day when I heard the stressed looking pharmacy assistant say, “Next please.” She didn’t look up and make…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Marketing, Innovation

  9. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog 45: The Art of Being Chosen

    28 June 2018

    What’s different about your retail role in pharmacy?As I write this, I hear that yet another retailer is in the hands of administrators. And Myer and David Jones continue to underperform along with a number of other large retailers and…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Marketing, Innovation, Resilience

  10. Pharmacies role in COPD management

    30 May 2018

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD as it is commonly referred to, is a growing problem across the globe with the World Health Organization predicting it will become the third leading cause of death by 2030. Community pharmacies are playing…

    National | Blog Post | Clinical

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