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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. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Chronic Disease Management Pilot

    21 July 2017

    Guild welcomes expanded role in chronic disease management for pharmacies

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

  8. 2017 Guild Corporate Vaccination Program a success

    7 July 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia, Queensland Branch has announced the success of the 2017 Guild Corporate Vaccination Program.Queensland Branch President, Tim Logan said that 250 member pharmacies administered 1,527 vaccinations to State Government employees, as a part of the eight…

    National, QLD | Media Release | Community Engagement, Guild Corporate, Clinical

  9. Encouraging the uptake of influenza vaccination in your pharmacy

    6 June 2017

    In Australia, an average of 85 deaths and approximately 4,000 hospitalisations which can be directly attributed to influenza are notified annually.1 With changes in the regulatory environment, community pharmacies increasingly are becoming well-recognised providers of vaccination services, particularly the influenza…

    National | Media Release | Clinical

  10. Increasing pharmacists’ knowledge of eczema

    31 May 2017

    Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is a common, pruritic and inflammatory skin condition that affects many patients who visit community pharmacies.

    National | Training News, Media Release | Training, Clinical

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