Pharmacy Daily headlines (3349 found)

Tue 17 Aug 10

HIP parent bioscience buy

HEALTH Corporation Limited (HCL), the listed parent company of pharmacy franchise group Health Information Pharmacy, has announced the acquisition of a “complementary business”, Aussie bioscience company Intramedics P/L.

Tue 17 Aug 10

ALP focuses on e-health

PRIME Minister Julia Gillard yesterday pledged $392m in health system funding, as part of the Labor Party’s election manifesto.

Mon 16 Aug 10

Gollmann-Bouw insolvent

COLLAPSED pharmacy automation company Gollmann- Bouw may have been trading insolvently since April, according to a formal report released last week by the Administrators, Peter McCluskey and George Georges of Ferrier Hodgson.

Mon 16 Aug 10

$900m Sigma Aspen deal

SIGMA Pharmaceuticals this morning confirmed the sale of its Pharmaceutical Division to South African firm Aspen Pharmacare (PD breaking news).

Fri 13 Aug 10

New Board requirements

THE Pharmacy Board of Australia has flagged the development of additional guidelines on the responsibilities of practising pharmacists who are also owners of pharmacy businesses.

Fri 13 Aug 10

Pharmacy super ATO audits

PHARMACY owners across Australia are being warned to check the way that they pay their contracted staff, after a spate of Superannuation Guarantee audits by the Australian Tax Office.

Thu 12 Aug 10

NAPSA meets challenges

AN oversupply of pharmacists, a shortage of intern positions and lacking infrastructure for the provision of cognitive services, are key challenges facing young pharmacists according to the National Australian Pharmacy Students Association.

Thu 12 Aug 10

Project urges CMI revamp

ONLY half of pharmacy patients want printed Consumer Medicines Information (CMI) for their medicines, according to the results of a two year study led by the University of Sydney.

Wed 11 Aug 10

PSA: Future of Pharmacy

AUSTRALIA’S pharmacy industry could be left behind internationally if the profession fails to develop a shared vision, according to the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia.

Tue 10 Aug 10

Workforce forecast revised

RECENT changes to Australia’s skilled migration program are likely to significantly reduce the supply of pharmacists for the country’s health system in the future.

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