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Fri 23 Jun 17

ACT pharmacists to vax


THE ACT Pharmacist Vaccination Standards were amended this week to enable appropriately trained pharmacists to administer the diptheria, tetanus, a-cellular pertussis (dTpa) vaccine to adults without a prescription.


Fri 23 Jun 17

Review report criticised


YESTERDAY'S release of the much-anticipated interim report from the Review of Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation (PD breaking news) has attracted mixed feedback, with the Guild, Pharmaceutical Society of Australia and wholesalers all expressing concerns about the document.


Thu 22 Jun 17

PD breaking news – Review of Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation interim report released


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Issues are "complex, with the potential to impact significantly on community pharmacy".


Thu 22 Jun 17

Guild flags codeine plan


THE Pharmacy Guild says it wants to work constructively with governments to maintain "direct pharmacy access" to medicines containing codeine for the temporary relief of acute pain - despite the up-scheduling of these items effective 01 Feb 2018.


Thu 22 Jun 17

Review report ‘imminent’


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THE Pharmacy Guild says it believes the long-anticipated Interim Report of the Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation Review is likely to be released in the next week or so.


Wed 21 Jun 17

CW supports Deaflympics


CHEMIST Warehouse (CW) has announced its principal sponsorship of the Australian team of 28 deaf and hard-of-hearing athletes as they fly to Samsun, Turkey, to participate in the Deaflympics for this year.


Wed 21 Jun 17

Major 6CPA program changes


THE Health Department overnight confirmed significant changes to professional services funded under the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement, with the "redesign" of a number of existing programs effective from next month.


Wed 21 Jun 17

New Professional Standards


THE Pharmaceutical Society of Australia has released revised Professional Practice Standards (PPS) for pharmacists, with version five developed following a comprehensive review process.


Tue 20 Jun 17

Blackmores to advise China


AUSTRALIAN-LISTED natural health company Blackmores has been named to take a key leadership advisory role for the China Association for Quality Inspection (CAQI), a "high level non-profit Chinese organisation with responsibility for product quality inspection".


Tue 20 Jun 17

Medlab cannabis studies


AUSTRALIAN-LISTED Medical life science company, Medlab Clinical Limited, has announced it has received Human Research Ethics Committee approvals by the Northern Sydney Local District, the Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, to begin human trials of two different patent pending cannabis-based medicines.




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