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  1. Helping pharmacy assistants support patients to manage pain

    13 November 2017

    One in five Australians live with ongoing pain but less than 10% of people experiencing ongoing pain have access to care , according to the latest research.

    National | Media Release | Guild Corporate, Clinical

  2. 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

  3. Joint Media Release: Government support for codeine transition welcomed

    4 September 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia and the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia have welcomed the Federal Government’s decision to provide funding for training and communications to support pharmacists around the upscheduling of pain relief medicines containing codeine leading up to 1…

    National | Media Release | Clinical

  4. Role of pharmacists in HIV management

    30 August 2017

    Guild Learning and Development has announced a new course focusing on the role pharmacists have in providing HIV patients and other healthcare providers with advice on medication management and general health maintenance.

    National | Forefront | Clinical

  5. Successful smoking cessation through pharmacies

    28 August 2017

    Tobacco smoking, according to the World Health Organisation, accounts for the highest burden of disease of any modifiable risk factor.

    National | Media Release | Clinical

  6. MedsASSIST – putting patients first

    16 August 2017

    Community pharmacies around Australia are putting patients first by voluntarily implementing MedsASSIST – a real time recording and monitoring system for the sale of over-the-counter medicines containing codeine.

    National | Forefront | Guild Corporate, Clinical

  7. Labelling changes information

    16 August 2017

    The Therapeutic Goods Administration has introduced improvements to help bring Australian medicine labels up to date and align them with international best practice.

    National | Forefront | Clinical

  8. Guild approach to codeine – putting patients first

    14 August 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild will continue to participate in the TGA codeine working group.

    National | Media Release | Guild Corporate, Clinical

  9. Member-proprietor only

    Codeine upscheduling

    4 August 2017

    The Guild is continuing to work on the issue of the February upscheduling of codeine as a top priority.

    National | A Message From President | Business Administration, Guild Corporate, Clinical

  10. Management of hepatitis C and role of pharmacy

    4 August 2017

    Hepatitis C (HCV), a blood-borne virus which primarily affects the liver, is detectable in 0.9 per cent of the Australian population.

    National | Media Release | Training, Clinical

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