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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. 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

  3. 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

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    FPP Blog: Issue 56: Personal/Carer's (Sick) Leave

    1 November 2018

    In our last few Industrial Relations blogs, we touched on where our leave entitlements derive from (Part 1) as well as outlined entitlements to both long service leave and annual leave (Part 2). In our third and final post, we…

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

  5. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 55: Annual Leave

    18 October 2018

    Welcome back to another IR related blog!Last week, we discussed where employees’ leave entitlements derive from and outlined the history and entitlement of Long Service Leave. This week, lets take a look at Annual Leave.

    WA | Blog Post | HR, Training, Innovation

  6. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 54: Long Service Leave

    12 October 2018

    Over the coming weeks, we will be focusing on Industrial Relations and specifically, leave entitlements. This week, we will start with some background information on where employees’ leave entitlements come from, then look at the Long Service Leave entitlement.

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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  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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