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  1. Value of pharmacist-delivered vaccinations

    11 October 2017

    The number of confirmed cases of the flu this season has now topped 199,500 according to the Immunisation Coalition, and this figure continues to rise as the season extends beyond its usual length.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Advocacy

  2. Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten to speak at Guild dinner

    11 October 2017

    The Prime Minister, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, and the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon Bill Shorten MP, will be the keynote speakers at the Pharmacy Guild’s Annual Parliamentary Dinner at the Great Hall of Parliament House on 28…

    National | Forefront | Advocacy

  3. Protecting against cyber crime

    11 October 2017

    This is Stay Smart Online Week, an event designed to highlight some simple steps to online safety to avoid becoming one of the increasing number of businesses being robbed, held to ransom, or shut down by online criminals.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Community Engagement

  4. Flu vax expansion needed

    27 September 2017

    The ongoing severe flu season has highlighted the need to extend the role of community pharmacies in protecting the community from this disease.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Advocacy

  5. Codeine exception proposal

    27 September 2017

    The Pharmacy Guild and the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia are continuing their advocacy for the adoption of a common sense approach to ensure patients in need have access to medicines containing codeine.

    National | Forefront | Advocacy

  6. Avoiding hospital admissions a priority

    27 September 2017

    Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has foreshadowed a third wave of health reform with the objective of avoiding hospital admissions as chronic disease and an ageing population put unsustainable pressure on health budgets.

    National | Forefront | Capability, Innovation, Advocacy

  7. Pharmacy of the Year nomination extension

    27 September 2017

    The value of entering the Pharmacy Guild’s Pharmacy of the Year competition cannot be overemphasised, as recently highlighted by Hannah Mann of Kimberley Pharmacy Services.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Community Engagement, Innovation, Leadership

  8. Community Pharmacy 2025

    13 September 2017

    We are pleased to launch a thought-starter paper titled Community Pharmacy 2025 – Introduction.This paper introduces a major strategic planning project that the Guild is launching aimed at helping secure the future of community pharmacy to 2025 and beyond.

    National | Forefront | Guild Corporate, Advocacy

  9. International pharmacy trends from Pharmintercom

    13 September 2017

    Guild National President, George Tambassis, shares the highlights of Pharmintercom and discusses trends in community pharmacy from the United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, the United States, Canada and South Africa.

    National | Forefront | Business Administration, Innovation, Advocacy

  10. QUIT4October

    13 September 2017

    Smoking remains the single greatest preventable cause of death and disability in Australia and despite the steady decline in smoking rates since the early 1970s, three million Australians (nearly 16 per cent of the national adult population) continue to smoke…

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

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