Doctors Differ on Medical Points System

23-Apr-2012 PETALING JAYA: Medical practitioners do not all agree with the Health Ministry's proposed Continuous Professional Development (CPD) points system. Some said the system, which stipulates doctors must collect a certain number of points…

Cut-Off Point for Doctor

22-Apr-2012 A trainee doctor from Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah, Dsherry Anjum, checks blood pressure reading of a police officer during a blood donation campaingn. -- NSTP pix by TENGKU SYAMIM TENGKU ISMAIL. SUBANG JAYA: More than 35,000…

Pharmacoeconomics Guidelines for Malaysia March 2012

19-Apr-2012 The Pharmacoeconomic Guideline for Malaysia was launched at the 1st Pharmacoeconomic and Outcomes Research Conference 2012 held end of March in Hotel Istana. Pharmacoeconomic analysis concerns not only the efficacy and effectiveness…

This Is The Way to Go (Transformation of Community Pharmacy)

31 March,2012 In response to “An Honest Voice Against Unethical Promotion”, an article published in   MPSi-Bulletin on March 15 by "A Stand Alone Community Pharmacist" IntroActually, “A Stand Alone Community Pharmacist” does…

CPD Guidelines for Pharmacists and Providers

26 March,2012  INFORMATION FOR PHARMACISTS AND PROVIDERS / ORGANISERS A. FOR PHARMACISTS Continuing Professional Development has been defined as the responsibility of individual pharmacists for systematic maintenance, development and broadening…

Medical Progress Specialty Workshop On Urology for Pharmacist

Date:Sunday, 15th April 2012 Time:12:30 pm - 5:30 pm Venue:The G Tower Hotel, Kuala Lumpur  For complete content, please click: Medical Progress Specialty Workshop On Urology for Pharmacist

A Stand Alone Community Pharmacist

6 April,2012 Being in the community pharmacy for over a decade, I still face the same challenge a decade ago. Besides providing good customer service, being able to offer a better price is the key to survive in the business. Most of the time…

Still Divided Over 1Care Plan

21-Feb-2012 PETALING JAYA: Amid public uproar over the 1Care for 1Malaysia healthcare transformation plan, industry stakeholders remain divided over its status. Despite the Health Ministry’s reassurances that the programme is only at the planning…

There's a Lack of Training Positions

16-Feb-2012 The articles reflect the plight of some pharmacy graduates who have not obtained their postings since their graduation at the end of last year. Pharmacy graduates have to undergo a one-year training programme followed by a one-year…

Strict Licensing For Imported Drugs

15-Feb-2012 KUALA LUMPUR: All imported drugs will undergo a strict licensing scheme before entering the country from July. Saying that the move is to safeguard public health, Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said drug importers would…