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  1. Upskilling and studying - Pharmacy Assistant of the Year

    20 May 2019

    By Alice Vanderpol, 2018 Pharmacy Assistant of the Year.The S word…Some people (like me) have an appetite for study; the more knowledge and information we absorb, the happier we are. On the other hand, some people quiver at their knees…

    National | Blog Post | Training, Leadership

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    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

  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. IPSF Student Exchange Programme (SEP) Host Guidelines for Community Pharmacy

    18 January 2019

    In all countries, community pharmacy placements are an integral component of the pharmacy curriculum as it provides opportunities for students to experience authentic practice, and to develop their knowledge and skills through engagement with their environment (Egan & Jaye, 2009),…

    National, QLD | Blog Post | Training

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 58: How to Have a Merry Pharmacy Christmas

    15 November 2018

    Just when you thought the craziness of exams and assignments was over and you could relax a little, pharmacies are now preparing for the rush of extended Christmas trading, school holidays and customers trying to reach their Safety Net limit!

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

  10. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 57: KPI's to Measure in Your Pharmacy

    8 November 2018

    With the ever-changing pharmacy landscape, monitoring our data and measuring our performance become even more important. Good business practice says we need to be top of our financial data, so we can manage our business activities properly and make the…

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

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