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  1. National Student Business Plan competition

    13 February 2020

    The 14th National Student Business Plan Competition is now underway – testing the flair and entrepreneurship of students preparing for a career in community pharmacy.

    National | Media Release

  2. Aged care focus at community pharmacy conference

    12 February 2020

    The Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians, Senator Richard Colbeck, will be attending the inaugural Tasmanian Pharmacy Conference, held in Hobart on the 15th and 16th of February.

    National | Media Release

  3. Pharmacy Guild supports real time monitoring

    7 February 2020

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia today welcomes the renewed push by Health Minister, Greg Hunt, to achieve a national system of real time opioid prescription monitoring by the end of 2020.

    National | Media Release

  4. Guild thanks outgoing Secretary of Department of Health

    22 January 2020

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia thanks outgoing Secretary of the Department of Health Glenys Beauchamp for her service and commitment to the sector.

    National | Media Release

  5. Improved medicine access for patients affected by bushfires

    14 January 2020

    The South Australian Branch of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia welcomes the decision of the State Government to expand the ability of pharmacists to dispense medicines without prescription to patients affected by the Kangaroo Island bushfires.

    National | Media Release

  6. Support for patients affected by bushfires

    13 January 2020

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has welcomed the extension of continued dispensing arrangements to ensure that bushfire affected patients continue to have subsidised access to Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme medicines.

    National | Media Release

  7. Temporary ACT standing order for emergency supply of medicines

    10 January 2020

    The Guild has today received this advice from the ACT Government. A temporary Standing Order has been issued by the ACT Chief Health Officer, Dr Kerryn Coleman to enable supply of designated prescription only medicines by pharmacists without a prescription,…

    National | Guild Alert

  8. Advice from Guild Insurance re bushfires

    9 January 2020

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia sought advice from Guild Insurance to provide to Members who are operating in bushfire affected areas.

    National | Guild Alert

  9. Improved access to medicines in Victorian bushfire affected areas

    9 January 2020

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia welcomes the announcement made by the Victorian Minister of Health Jenny Mikakos MP that enables Victorian pharmacists to dispense prescription-only medicines to people impacted by bushfires until 1 April 2020.The authority allows all pharmacists registered…

    National, VIC | Media Release, Branch News | Community Engagement, Leadership, Guild Corporate, Advocacy

  10. Urgent advice for NSW pharmacists supplying medicines to patients in bushfire affected areas & P2 masks

    8 January 2020

    A temporary special authority has been issued by the NSW Chief Health Officer until 31 March 2020 for supply of prescription medicines from a community pharmacy in emergencies in a bushfire affected area in NSW. The usual arrangements for 3…

    National | Guild Alert

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