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Tue 17 Oct 17

EBOS upbeat about 2018


EBOS Limited, the majority owner of the TerryWhite Chemmart group, says its healthcare business continues to perform strongly despite the ongoing impact of PBS reforms and lower levels of activity in the non-presciption OTC channel.


Mon 16 Oct 17

National Pharmacies innovates


A series of technological innovations by National Pharmacies has been highlighted internationally this month, with the group utilising advanced systems based on the Oracle platform.


Fri 13 Oct 17

Pharmacist opioid expertise


PHARMACISTS in the USA are pushing for the right to prescribe naloxone, as a key part of the community's response to the opioid crisis.


Fri 13 Oct 17

AMA continues codeine push


THE Australian Medical Association has released a special codeine-focused edition of its Australian Medicine publication, strongly endorsing the TGA's decision to make the drug prescription-only from 01 Feb.


Thu 12 Oct 17

MAESTrO pharmacy success


A database of drug assessment decisions created by a Sydney pharmacist is attracting a global audience, with the Russian government the latest subscriber to the MAESTrO data resource.


Thu 12 Oct 17

Guild urges NIP extension


THE Pharmacy Guild of Australia says extending the National Immunisation Program (NIP) to cover influenza vaccination services delivered by pharmacists would ensure more vulnerable people are protected against the disease.


Wed 11 Oct 17

Push to slash med errors


AUSTRALIA has joined the global push to halve medication errors within five years, aligning with the World Health Organization's drive to save lives and reduce the harm caused by medication mix-ups, says the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.


Wed 11 Oct 17

Sigma wins $40m tenders


SIGMA Healthcare offshoot Sigma Hospital Services has won another tender to provide pharmaceutical products, this time to Northern Health, a key provider of public healthcare in Melbourne's north.


Tue 10 Oct 17

Dispensing fail suspension


A NORTHERN Irish pharmacist convicted for a dispensing error which led to the death of a patient has had his registration suspended for seven months.


Tue 10 Oct 17

Amazon pharmacy imminent


AMERICAN retail giant Amazon is reportedly finalising its strategy in relation to the sale of prescription drugs online, with a final decision to be made in the next few weeks according to CNBC.




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