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  1. Guild welcomes medically supervised injecting room in Victoria

    31 October 2017

    The Victorian Branch of the Pharmacy Guild strongly commends the Premier Daniel Andrews and the Minister for Mental Health Martin Foley for their commitment to the health and safety of the community by delivering an initial two year trial of…

    National, VIC | Media Release | Community Engagement, Advocacy, Clinical

  2. Applications for 2018 rural pharmacy scholarship now open

    24 October 2017

    Students from rural and remote locations who are studying pharmacy or are intending to study pharmacy are invited to apply for the Rural Pharmacy Scholarships for 2018.

    National | Media Release | Community Engagement

  3. Member-proprietor only

    Updates on CP2025, codeine collaboration, real-time recording and Location Rules

    20 October 2017

    Community Pharmacy 2025 Strategic Adviser appointed; Guild and PSA collaborate on codeine training and materials; real time recording in Victoria; Location Rules legislation in Federal Parliament.

    National | A Message From President | Capability, Innovation, Advocacy

  4. 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

  5. ScriptMAP 2020 updated

    11 October 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild has updated its financial support product, ScriptMAP 2020, to ensure users have the most up-to-date dispensing remuneration forecasting tool available.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Innovation, Resilience

  6. 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

  7. Member-proprietor only

    Victorian Branch Elections

    9 October 2017

    The Australian Electoral Commission has declared the results from the second round of elections for the Victorian Branch of the Guild.

    National, VIC | Community Engagement, Leadership, Guild Corporate, Advocacy

  8. Member-proprietor only

    A focus on codeine

    6 October 2017

    When we put our solution to the politicians they think it makes sense, particularly when we explain how up-scheduling alone will mean a loss of convenience and higher costs for patients, as well as the clogging up of GP practices…

    National | A Message From President | Community Engagement, Leadership, Advocacy

  9. 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

  10. Avoiding hospital admissions a priority

    27 September 2017

    Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has foreshadowed a third wave of health reform with the objective of avoiding hospital admissions as chronic disease and an ageing population put unsustainable pressure on health budgets.

    National | Forefront | Capability, Innovation, Advocacy

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