Pharmacy Daily headlines (3349 found)

Mon 07 Aug 17

CW slams location rules

CHEMIST Warehouse has blasted the Pharmacy Location Rules in Australia as "antiquated, anti-competitive and nonsensical".

Fri 04 Aug 17

CW supports beach netball

BEACH Netball has announced a partnership with Australian Pharmacy retail group Chemist Warehouse in a major acquisition for Australia's fastest growing social netball festivals.

Fri 04 Aug 17

AURA17 resistance action

A COMPREHENSIVE new report commissioned by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has identified specific strategic opportunities to combat antimicrobial resistance apparent from new data.

Fri 04 Aug 17

TWC consumer campaign

TERRYWHITE Chemmart (TWC) is ramping up its growth development with the roll-out of its first nationwide consumer campaign under the new store branding.

Thu 03 Aug 17

NPSA joins anti-Review chorus

THE National Pharmaceutical Services Association (NPSA) has called for a more robust assessment of the role Australia's full-line wholesalers play in the delivery of the National Medicines Policy (NMP) in its response to the Review of Pharmacy Regulation and Remuneration's Interim Report.

Thu 03 Aug 17

API warns of soft demand

AUSTRALIAN Pharmaceutical Industries yesterday halved its profit growth expectations, saying it now expects its results for the 12 months to 31 Aug to be up 5% on the previous financial year (PD breaking news yesterday).

Thu 03 Aug 17

Victorian guideline revision

THE Victorian Pharmacy Authority is inviting feedback on new draft guidelines, which specify that where dispensing stations are designed for forward dispensing "there should be at least one additional non-forward dispensing station which is not accessible to the public".

Wed 02 Aug 17

Hospitals untapped resource

THE interim report of the Review of Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation "fails to acknowledge or leverage the pivotal role of hospital pharmacists in ensuring Australians have appropriate and convenient access to medicines", according to the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA).

Wed 02 Aug 17

New compounding guideline

THE Pharmacy Board of Australia has released its long-awaited guideline on the Compounding of Sterile Injectable Medicines, with the document replacing the section 'Expiry of compounded parental medicines' in the Board's Guidelines on compounding of medicines.

Tue 01 Aug 17

QUM labelling changes

THE Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has announced improvements to medicines labelling in Australia, developing resources to support health professionals in their communications with patients.

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