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  1. Value of pharmacist-delivered vaccinations

    11 October 2017

    The number of confirmed cases of the flu this season has now topped 199,500 according to the Immunisation Coalition, and this figure continues to rise as the season extends beyond its usual length.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Advocacy

  2. Protecting against cyber crime

    11 October 2017

    This is Stay Smart Online Week, an event designed to highlight some simple steps to online safety to avoid becoming one of the increasing number of businesses being robbed, held to ransom, or shut down by online criminals.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Community Engagement

  3. Flu vax expansion needed

    27 September 2017

    The ongoing severe flu season has highlighted the need to extend the role of community pharmacies in protecting the community from this disease.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Advocacy

  4. Pharmacy of the Year nomination extension

    27 September 2017

    The value of entering the Pharmacy Guild’s Pharmacy of the Year competition cannot be overemphasised, as recently highlighted by Hannah Mann of Kimberley Pharmacy Services.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Community Engagement, Innovation, Leadership

  5. QUIT4October

    13 September 2017

    Smoking remains the single greatest preventable cause of death and disability in Australia and despite the steady decline in smoking rates since the early 1970s, three million Australians (nearly 16 per cent of the national adult population) continue to smoke…

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  6. Vaccination service support tools

    13 September 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild has developed a Vaccination Service Business Support Guide and Workbook to provide pharmacy owners with information on how to implement a vaccination service within their pharmacy to ensure they are providing a quality and consistent service.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Community Engagement, Infrastructure

  7. Guild Charity Gala

    13 September 2017

    The Victorian Branch of the Pharmacy Guild held its Charity Gala on the 9th of September in Melbourne, raising close to $20,000 for education grants for the children of Mirabel foundation.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  8. RUM awareness campaign launched

    5 July 2017

    Pharmacies across Australia are being encouraged to prepare for increased collection volumes of unwanted medicines following the launch of a new Return Unwanted Medicines (RUM) national awareness campaign.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Clinical

  9. Organ donor, diabetes awareness

    5 July 2017

    National Diabetes Week, which runs from 9-15 July, this year has the theme of “It’s About Time” and complements Diabetes Australia’s Detecting Diabetes campaign. And from 30 July-6 August, DonateLife Week aims to encourage more Australians to join the Australian Organ Donor Register online.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  10. Bowel cancer and palliative care awareness events

    24 May 2017

    With the theme of ‘You matter, your care matters. Palliative care can make a difference’, Palliative Care Week is being held this week to highlight Australia’s palliative care services, celebrating the many people who work to ensure people have a…

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

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