Pharmacy Daily headlines (3624 found)

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.

Tue 10 Aug 10

Medicines Aust priorities

PEAK pharmaceutical body Medicines Australia today urged Labor and the Coalition to implement the Memorandum of Understanding it signed with the govt in the lead-up to the budget earlier this year, no matter what the outcome of the election.

Mon 09 Aug 10

SHPA CE available on CD

ON the eve of the release of its 11th CE on CD program, the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia is reminding pharmacists that achieving CPD points is achievable and “can sensibly include activities that pharmacists undertake routinely.

Mon 09 Aug 10

Board offers fast track rego

THE Pharmacy Board of Australia has today announced a new “fast track” registration option for pharmacists who have omitted to renew their registration under the new national scheme.

Fri 06 Aug 10

NPS pain outreach programs

THE NPS is inviting pharmacists who are providing outreach services to Aboriginal healthcare sectors to enrol in its NPS Outreach Pharmacists for Remote Aboriginal Health Services program, as well as to attend workshops over the next month on chronic pain management free of charge.

Fri 06 Aug 10

Industry brings in big bucks

PHARMACEUTICAL and medicinal exports in Australia for 2009-10 tallied to $4.12 billion, up two percent year on year, according to the latest statistics released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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