Pharmacy Daily headlines (3268 found)

Mon 07 Jun 10

BowelScreen program launch

THE Pharmacy Guild on Friday officially launched its new BowelScreen program (PD 18 May) at Harrisons Pharmacy in Sydney’s Broadway shopping centre.

Mon 07 Jun 10

Rural tax concessions urged

THE Pharmaceutical Society says a government decision which will see rural incentive payments for doctors not subject to 46.5% PAYE tax should also be extended to pharmacists working in rural and regional Australia.

Fri 04 Jun 10

NZ medicine recall review

NEW Zealand Health Minister Tony Ryall has announced an urgent review of medicine recalls, following the spate of recent incidents which have involved significant input from the country’s community pharmacists (PD 28 May).

Fri 04 Jun 10

PSA welcomes Guild plan

THE Pharmaceutical Society of Australia says the Pharmacy Guild’s new Roadmap for community pharmacy (PD Wed) is a welcome contribution to the debate on pharmacy’s future in Australia.

Thu 03 Jun 10

New Alliance for Pharmacy

A NEW force in pharmacy education has been unleashed, following the formation of the National Alliance for Pharmacy Education (NAPE).

Wed 02 Jun 10

Guild releases its blueprint

THE Pharmacy Guild today released its long-awaited Roadmap for the future direction of community pharmacy in Australia.

Tue 01 Jun 10

Aspen checking out Sigma

TROUBLED Pharmaceutical manufacturer Sigma has opened its books to its South African suitor Aspen Pharmacare (PD 24 May), granting it due diligence for the next four weeks.

Tue 01 Jun 10

Guild Hepatitis C campaign

YESTERDAY the Pharmacy Guild, in partnership with Hepatitis Australia, has launched a television community service announcement series, designed to increase consumer confidence in their local pharmacy as a source of information and advice on Hepatitis C.

Mon 31 May 10

HMRs for kids with asthma

THE Pharmacy Guild says Home Medicine Reviews can be of benefit for patients of all ages, with children and adolescents with asthma identified as being “ideal candidates” for an HMR referral.

Fri 28 May 10

Mylan generic recall in NZ

THE discovery of underweight and overweight tablets has led NZ regulator Medsafe to order a national consumer-level recall of Mylan’s Pacific Atenolol 50mg and 100mg cardiac medications.

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