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  1. 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

  2. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 49: Investing in Pharmacy Part 2

    18 September 2018

    Continuing with our blog series of investing in pharmacy, this time we will go into the offer and acceptance phase. In our next blog, we will go in depth about the due diligence phase.Before we start, let me be clear…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation

  3. FPP Blog: Issue 50: The DAA Dilemma That Could Be Costing You More Than $100,000

    18 September 2018

    As we all know, Dosage Administration Aids (DAA’s) are an invaluable tool in medication management and should be embraced in modern pharmacy practice.

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation

  4. Member-proprietor only

    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)…

    National

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. ABC of respectful workplaces

    27 July 2018

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

    National

  8. 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…

    National

  9. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog 47: ALDI the most trusted Australian Brand... but where is pharmacy?

    19 July 2018

    According to recent Roy-Morgan research, ALDI is now the most trusted brand in Australia. These findings were an upset for heritage Australian brands like Qantas. In addition to price, ALDI excelled in terms of reliability, customer focus, the Customer Experience…

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

  10. Member-pharmacy only

    FPP Blog: Issue 46: Changing the focus from Dispensing

    5 July 2018

    Pharmacy needs to change the focus from dispensing to becoming indispensable.I was in a community pharmacy recently at a busy time of day when I heard the stressed looking pharmacy assistant say, “Next please.” She didn’t look up and make…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Marketing, Innovation

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