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  1. Strong demand for flu vaccine through community pharmacy

    29 May 2019

    Community pharmacies are experiencing strong demand for the flu vaccine as a result of the early onset of the flu this year and its unexpected severity.

    National | Media Release | Advocacy

  2. Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

    29 May 2019

    June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, an annual event aimed at raising awareness about Australia’s second deadliest cancer, which claims the lives of 103 Australians every week.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  3. RPMA renewal applications

    29 May 2019

    The submission period for Rural Pharmacy Maintenance Allowance (RPMA) renewal applications closes on 14 June 2019.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration

  4. Dementia friendly pharmacies

    29 May 2019

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia, Queensland Branch has acquired funding as part of the Queensland Government’s Advancing Queensland: An Age-Friendly Community Grants Program to enable pharmacies to become dementia friendly.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Innovation

  5. Plea to vaccinate against pneumococcal pneumonia

    29 May 2019

    Statistics show that one in 10 Australians aged over 65 years who are hospitalised with pneumonia die from the “killer lung infection”, according to the Lung Foundation of Australia.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  6. Need for greater access to flu vaccinations

    29 May 2019

    The current flu season has highlighted the urgency of giving consumers greater access to flu vaccinations through community pharmacies. With the death toll this year now standing at more than 100, and with some 59,000 laboratory confirmed cases of the…

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Advocacy

  7. Greg Hunt reappointed

    29 May 2019

    The reappointment of Greg Hunt as Minister for Health removes the uncertainty that is part and parcel of any election process, and opens the way to further build on the advances in community pharmacy that we have seen under the…

    National | Forefront | Leadership, Advocacy

  8. Pharmacy Guild welcomes re-appointment of Greg Hunt as Health Minister

    28 May 2019

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has congratulated the Hon Greg Hunt MP on his re-appointment as Minister for Health in the new Morrison Government.

    National | Media Release | Leadership, Advocacy

  9. RACGP misguided and ill-informed on flu vax

    21 May 2019

    Criticism by doctors of the Tasmanian Government’s Winter Demand Management Plan 2019, under which pharmacists will be able to administer flu vaccinations to children from the age of 10, were misguided and ill-informed the Tasmanian President of the Pharmacy Guild…

    National, TAS | Media Release

  10. Pharmacy Guild congratulates new Government

    20 May 2019

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has congratulated Prime Minister Scott Morrison on leading the Coalition to victory at the weekend’s election.

    National | Media Release | Leadership, Advocacy

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