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  1. Pharmacists offer solutions to aged care challenges

    16 October 2019

    Community pharmacists play a pivotal role in providing services and medicines to the growing ageing population and this close association gives pharmacists an insight into the workings of the aged care system, and the areas which can be improved.

    National | Forefront

  2. Pathway to autonomous pharmacist prescribing

    16 October 2019

    The Pharmacy Board of Australia has outlined a clear pathway and process to advance autonomous pharmacist prescribing, a move which will have clear benefits for patients across the country.

    National | Forefront

  3. World Arthritis Day

    2 October 2019

    World Arthritis Day is an annual international awareness day held on October 12 which aims to spread information about joint disorders that are collectively known as arthritis.

    National | Forefront

  4. Chronic Pain MedsCheck Trial extension

    2 October 2019

    The patient recruitment period for the Chronic Pain MedsCheck Trial has been extended to 30 November 2019, with patient follow up services to be completed 3 months later by 29 February 2020.

    National | Forefront

  5. Patients would save if pharmacists could do more

    2 October 2019

    The latest AIHW Health Expenditure Australia 2017-18 Report highlights that pharmacists could play a greater role in easing some of the pressure on Australia’s health system.

    National | Forefront

  6. The PBS - delivering value for consumers and taxpayers

    2 October 2019

    There’s been some very good news this week for consumers and taxpayers with significant new listings on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme making some high-cost life-saving medicines affordable for all.

    National | Forefront

  7. Giving time for carers

    2 October 2019

    Encouraging people to give time to support someone they know who is helping as an unpaid carer is the theme behind the Time Counts campaign which is being launched to coincide with National Carers Week being held form 13-19 October.

    National | Forefront

  8. Podcast: hear from our new Executive Director

    2 October 2019

    The Pharmacy Guild of Australia recently welcomed new Executive Director Suzanne Greenwood who features in the Guild’s latest podcast in which she discusses her new role and her hopes for community pharmacy.

    National | Forefront

  9. Search for Australia's best intern pharmacist

    18 September 2019

    Nominations are now open for the MIMS/Guild Intern of the Year Award 2019.

    National | Forefront

  10. Helping healthcare providers to share information

    18 September 2019

    Eliminating paper-based messaging in healthcare is a priority of the National Digital Health Strategy and collaboration to develop enhanced secure messaging will ensure healthcare providers can communicate quickly, easily and securely to provide safer and more efficient care.

    National | Forefront

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