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  1. Real-time Prescription Monitoring

    28 July 2017

    Real-time Prescription Monitoring to include more prescription pills and training for pharmacists

    VIC | Community Engagement, Innovation, Leadership, Advocacy, Clinical

  2. Member-proprietor only

    Pharmacy ownership laws must be enforced

    7 July 2017

    In every State and Territory, the pharmacy ownership rules prohibit anyone other than a registered pharmacist from owning a community pharmacy.While the laws differ slightly between jurisdictions, their intent is the same. Lawmakers around Australia have made clear that pharmacists…

    National | A Message From President | Advocacy

  3. Serious concerns over true intentions of Review

    5 July 2017

    Nearly two weeks on from the release of the Interim Report of the Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation Review and after being briefed by the Panel, the Guild remains very concerned about the Review's true intentions for the future of community…

    National | Forefront | Advocacy

  4. Changes to 6CPA programs finalised

    5 July 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild and the Department of Health have reached agreement on final changes to 6CPA programs agreed to in the Pharmacy Compact.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Advocacy

  5. Member-pharmacy only

    Codeine transition a priority

    9 June 2017

    The Guild is now focused on the transition to prescription-only codeine products from February next year – with an emphasis on advocacy for an alternative way to keep these medicines available through community pharmacy, patient education, and pharmacy business responses.

    National | A Message From President | Advocacy

  6. Member-proprietor only

    Codeine solution a top priority for the Guild

    7 June 2017

    Looming up-scheduling of codeine products an issue of utmost priority for the Guild.

    National | A Message From President | Business Administration, Advocacy, Clinical

  7. A message from the Minister

    24 May 2017

    In this guest editorial, the Hon Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Health, provides an update on the agreement the Government has reached with the Pharmacy Guild as part of the 2017-18 Budget.

    National | Forefront | Advocacy

  8. Member-proprietor only

    We won't rest until budget package benefits are delivered

    19 May 2017

    Members are vitally interested in the funding from the $600 million for DAAs, Staged Supply, MedsChecks and Diabetes MedsChecks, and HMR follow-ups in community pharmacy. We must now ensure that the full benefits of this package are delivered to community…

    National | A Message From President | Advocacy

  9. Member-proprietor only

    A positive Budget for community pharmacy

    12 May 2017

    At the end of a busy Budget week, I want to take this opportunity to convey a few more details to Members about some of the positive measures for pharmacy that were announced on Tuesday night.

    National | A Message From President | Capability, Advocacy

  10. Health Budget demonstrates commitment to medicines sector

    10 May 2017

    Members of the Medicines Partnership of Australia (MPA), the nation’s pharmaceutical supply chain peak body, have welcomed key initiatives toward stability and ongoing support for the pharmaceutical sector announced as part of this year’s Federal Budget.

    National | Media Release | Capability, Advocacy

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