Australian Pharmacist Newsletter - Vol.30, No. 11, November 2011

November 2011 PAC11 raises the bar PSA held is most successful Pharmacy Australia Congress 2011 (PAC11) ever at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre last month with record numbers attending. Congress Committee Chair John Jackson said…

PSA Supports National Medication Safety Week

7 November 2011 The critical role pharmacists play in ensuring the quality use of medicines is being highlighted over the next seven days in the inaugural National Medication Safety Week. During the week from 7-13 November, pharmacists are urged…

PGA Newsletter – Vol.1, No. 25, 2 November 2011

2 November 2011 A major online survey of Pharmacy Guild members has found significant ongoing dissatisfaction with the exclusive direct-to-pharmacy distribution system introduced by Pfizer in February this year. In order to gauge the current…

PGA Newsletter – Vol.1, No. 24, 26 October 2011

26 October 2011 The number of clinical interventions conducted by community pharmacists and recorded through GuildCare software in the month of September almost doubled the number from August. Meanwhile, the number in August was almost triple…

Pharmacist Coalition Slams Another Questionable Deal

The pharmacy profession must remain transparent at all times and must not be tarnished by commercial deals, the Pharmacist Coalition for Health Reform has said following reports that the Pharmacy Guild has set up a deal with MyGene which provides…