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  1. Guild works for patients on safe codeine access

    18 October 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild rejects the outrageous and baseless claim that it is putting the commercial interests of pharmacies ahead of patients in relation to the upscheduling of codeine.

    National | Media Release

  2. Improving the injecting experience for patients using insulin

    17 October 2017

    A new CPD accredited module for pharmacists, titled Improving the injecting experience for patients using insulin is now available on the Guild Learning and Development myCPD platform.

    National | Media Release | Training

  3. Member-proprietor only

    Union appeal on penalty rates dismissed; red tape submission lodged

    13 October 2017

    This week the Federal Court upheld the Fair Work Commission’s penalty rates decision, rejecting an appeal by the unions United Voice and SDA.

    National | A Message From President | HR, Advocacy

  4. Guild commends State and Territory Health Ministers

    9 October 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has commended Labor and Liberal State and Territory Health Ministers for raising legitimate concerns with Federal Minister Greg Hunt about the need to manage the up-scheduling of codeine and has called on doctors’ groups to…

    National | Media Release

  5. 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

  6. National President George Tambassis speech to the 7th International Carers Conference

    6 October 2017

    National President of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia George Tambassis presented a speech to the 7th International Carers Conference in Adelaide.

    National | Media Release

  7. AMA needs to get real on codeine

    6 October 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has rejected the Australian Medical Association’s misrepresentation of the Guild’s position on the upscheduling of medicines containing codeine from 1 February next year.

    National | Media Release | Advocacy

  8. NSW Nationals put patients first

    5 October 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has welcomed the NSW Nationals support for a common sense approach that will maintain safe and appropriate access to pain relief medicines containing codeine without a prescription from February next year.

    National | Media Release | Advocacy

  9. Guild congratulates rising stars of pharmacy profession

    3 October 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has congratulated the early career pharmacists named today as the Top 10 Rising Stars of Pharmacy.

    National | Media Release

  10. Member-proprietor only

    A new wave of health reform; codeine reality check; gender diversity

    29 September 2017

    Guild National President George Tambassis spoke with Minister Hunt last week, making clear that pharmacy can play a key role in this significant health reform.

    National | A Message From President | Leadership, Advocacy

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