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  1. Confidence is key in the Emerald city

    23 January 2019

    Community pharmacists need to be more confident of themselves and the knowledge and skills they possess to help patients and customers.This is the view of Jessica Burrey, proprietor of Emerald Plaza Pharmacy, Queensland, who says that while the profession has…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement, Innovation, Leadership, Advocacy

  2. 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

  3. Welcome to my house

    17 January 2019

    I love the opportunity I have to continue to explore the knowledge I have gained through my studies and expand my product knowledge. Part of my role now entails educating and teaching staff about products, which I find very rewarding…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement

  4. The right advice every time and the best service with a smile

    11 January 2019

    Mount Isa Amcal PharmacyMount Isa, QLD Population: 18,671*Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population: 2.8%*2016 censusThe best part about a rural pharmacy lifestyleThe community pharmacy team live, work and actively engage in the Mount Isa community. Through strong and personable relationships…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement

  5. FPP Blog: Issue 62: Predictions In Retail Trends For 2019

    3 January 2019

    This holiday season in WA has proved to be quite successful for those in the retail industry, as generally most retailers were able to enjoy a successful Christmas period. Increases in December retail sales have been reported, and the rise…

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

  6. FPP Blog: Issue 61: How to Survive the Christmas Period in Community Pharmacy

    20 December 2018

    According to Roy Morgan Research and the Australian Retailers Association, Australians are predicted to spend more than $51.5 billion in retail by the end of the Christmas period, up by 2.9% on 2017 figures.During this Christmas period, the biggest sales…

    WA

  7. 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

  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. 2018 VIC Pharmacy Assistant of the Year

    25 October 2018

    Phillipa Maika from Slade Pharmacy Richmond1.What was your reaction when they called your name as the VIC State Winner? I'm overwhelmed! I spent the most part of the day being blown away at the calibre of finalists so I had…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement

  10. 2018 SA Pharmacy Assistant of the Year

    23 October 2018

    Laura Mckinlay from Crossroads Pharmacy Port Augusta1.What was your reaction when they called your name as the SA State Winner?I was extremely overwhelmed and pretty shocked, but totally over the moon with excitement! Everyone who was there was so deserving…

    National | Blog Post | Community Engagement

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