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  1. 2018 NT Pharmacy Assistant of the Year

    5 October 2018

    Anita Jones from Amcal+ Palmerston Health Centre Pharmacy1.What was your reaction when they called your name as the NT Winner? I was absolutely shocked that I won - I couldn’t believe it! There were so many great people there and…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement

  2. 2018 NSW Pharmacy Assistant of the Year

    2 October 2018

    Alice Vanderpol from Moama Village Pharmacy1.What was your reaction when they called your name as the NSW State Winner?I’m really happy and proud of myself. You always fantasise about winning something like this but you don’t actually think that it…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement

  3. 2018 ACT Pharmacy Assistant of the Year

    27 September 2018

    Rebecca Porter from Capital Chemist Calwell1.What was your reaction when they called your name as the ACT Winner?I was really shocked! There were so many amazing Finalists that do a great job. I had some small hope that I could…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement

  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

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    Casual employment arrangements

    28 August 2018

    The Federal Court of Australia’s long-awaited judgment in the WorkPac appeal has found that the applicant (Mr Skene) was not a ‘casual employee’ for the purposes of the National Employment Standards (‘NES’) contained in the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth)…


  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. ABC of respectful workplaces

    27 July 2018

    Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying at work - what do you need to do about it?


  9. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Pharmacy Scholarships

    25 July 2018

    Recipients of this year’s scholarships under the Pharmacy Guild’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Pharmacy Scholarship Scheme say the funding they receive will greatly help them in their studies to become pharmacists.The scheme provides incentives for Aboriginal and Torres Strait…


  10. 9 common reasons your staff are quitting and 10 strategies to get them to stay

    4 July 2018

    Small to medium (SME) sized businesses in Australia together employ 7.5 million people out of a total workforce of about 10 million. They are the work horses of the economy keeping most of us employed.And, while many SME employees enjoy…

    National | Blog Post | HR, Business Administration


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