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  1. Generic alternative to brand-name medicine

    1 December 2017

    Sometimes when you visit your community pharmacy to have a prescription filled, you might be asked if you would prefer the generic alternative to the brand-name medicine so it’s important to know what these generic medicines are.

    National | Blog Post

  2. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog Series: Issue 26: Single Touch Payroll - ATO Requirements

    30 November 2017

    Pharmacy owners with more than 20 employees should now start thinking about Single Touch Payroll. Single Touch Payroll starts from 1 July 2018 for employers with 20 or more employees. For those less than 20 employees, Single Touch payroll is…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation

  3. Your health driving while taking medicines

    28 November 2017

    Drug driving is a term that is becoming increasingly well-known and is used in reference to drivers who are caught having used illicit substances

    National | Blog Post

  4. Achieve the goal of eliminating hepatitis C

    28 November 2017

    The incidence of hepatitis C makes it a focus for national health strategies, with community pharmacies playing a major role in helping patients manage the disease while also being pivotal in prevention and elimination policies and measures.

    National | Blog Post | Clinical

  5. Representing Australian Pharmacy across the globe

    24 November 2017

    Congratulations to Guild member John Ly, owner of Imes Pharmacy in South Melbourne who has been elected as the Chairperson of the International Young Pharmacists Group for International Pharmaceutical Federation

    National | Blog Post

  6. Interview with Coventry’s Pharmacy in Latrobe

    23 November 2017

    Being the only pharmacy in a small town in Tasmania has not stopped Coventry’s Pharmacy in Latrobe from being at the forefront of innovative practice in community pharmacy.

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement, Clinical

  7. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog Series: Issue 25: Understanding Your Financial Performance

    23 November 2017

    Understanding the financial performance of your pharmacy is a vital component of any owner’s life and probably more now than ever. Owners generally have a deep understanding of the activities of their business. However, when we are undertaking trading performance…

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

  8. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog Series: Issue 24: Moving Beyond Your Four Walls

    16 November 2017

    Many community pharmacies traditionally have based their success around location and convenience. There are few however who are lucky enough to have a great location where many local residents walk past your store, or have what I call the golden…

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

  9. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog Series: Issue 23: Merchandising for the Modern Consumer

    9 November 2017

    This blog discusses tips and Guidelines to ensure maximum impact and sales from your promotional displays.

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Marketing, Innovation

  10. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog Series: Issue 22: Leadership for New Pharmacy Owners

    2 November 2017

    For pharmacists who have just become owners for the first time, one of the critical changes that happens is the transitioning from employee to employer. It is not a quick and certainly not an easy change, but it is one…

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


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