News

Clear all filters Results are currently filtered by:

Results

  1. Pharmacy Assistant of the Year named

    31 October 2018

    Alice Vanderpol from Moama Village Pharmacy in NSW Wales has been named the 2018 Pharmacy Guild of Australia/Maxigesic Pharmacy Assistant of the Year.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Leadership

  2. Fighting antibiotic resistance

    31 October 2018

    World Antibiotic Awareness Week, being held from 12-18 November, is an annual event to raise awareness about the serious health issue of antibiotic resistance.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  3. Raising awareness of COPD

    31 October 2018

    World COPD Day this year is being held on 21 November to raise awareness of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) symptoms, and empower people with COPD to take control of their condition and symptoms such as breathlessness, through self-management approaches.

    National | Forefront | Training, Community Engagement

  4. Community Pharmacy welcomes mental health Royal Commission

    25 October 2018

    The Victorian Branch of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia welcomes today’s announcement that a re-elected Andrews Labor Government will hold a Royal Commission into mental health.The Royal Commission will be the first of its kind in Australia, and will address…

    VIC | Media Release | Community Engagement, Leadership, Guild Corporate, Advocacy

  5. Over-the-counter oral contraceptive

    22 October 2018

    Over-the-counter oral contraceptive a win for patientsThe Victorian Branch of the Pharmacy Guild welcomes the announcement by the Victorian Shadow Minister for Health, Mary Wooldridge that an elected Coalition government will improve access of the oral contraceptive pill to make…

    VIC | Media Release | Community Engagement, Advocacy, Clinical

  6. Perinatal; anxiety and depression awareness

    17 October 2018

    Up to one in five expecting or new mothers and one in ten expecting or new fathers will experience perinatal anxiety or depression. About 100,000 families across Australia will be affected by this serious and common illness.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Advocacy

  7. Glaucoma resources

    3 October 2018

    Glaucoma Australia has introduced a free patient education and support journey which collaboratively partners with eye health care professionals to improve appointments and treatment adherence rates while driving early diagnosis via their 'glaucoma runs in families' campaign.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  8. World Osteoporosis Day

    3 October 2018

    World Osteoporosis Day, which is held on 20 October, is an opportunity to focus attention on the disease which affects an estimated 1.2 million Australians. Osteoporosis is frequently under diagnosed and under treated with up to 80 per cent of…

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  9. National plan for lung conditions

    3 October 2018

    The draft of the first National Strategic Action Plan for Lung Conditions is now available for public comment.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  10. World Mental Health Day

    3 October 2018

    World Mental Health Day, being held on 10 October, is a day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy, as well as rising public awareness of mental health issues worldwide.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Leadership

Pagination

Page last updated 14 June 2019