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Tue 26 Sep 17

LARCs less user-dependent

LONG acting reversible contraceptive methods, or "LARCs", are less user-dependent in reducing unintended pregnancies and should become more accessible, according to Alison Verhoeven, chief executive of the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA).

Tue 26 Sep 17

Pill-testing support widens

FOLLOWING its success in Europe, pill testing services will be offered at an ACT music festival, the Spilt Milk 25 Nov event, and may become the norm at such events, in the hope of minimising harm from drug-taking for younger Australians, the Federal Government has said.

Tue 26 Sep 17

La Trobe Uni has the Edge

ADVANTAGE Pharmacy Group has announced a partnership with La Trobe University's Department of Pharmacy and Applied Science to offer pharmacy students a four-year scholarship program called Advantage Edge.

Tue 26 Sep 17

SHPA builds business acumen

SOCIETY of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) members have voted overwhelmingly for a new, contemporary constitution after a special resolution passed with 90% support last week, with clauses allowing non-pharmacists with appropriate skills to assume director positions.

Mon 25 Sep 17

Terry White holds top spot

TERRY White Chemists has again taken out top position in the Roy Morgan Pharmacy Satisfaction for July with a customer satisfaction rating of 90.3%, following on from a victory in June.

Mon 25 Sep 17

Choosing wise meds reviews

CHOOSING Wisely Australia is today launching five new lists from leading medical organisations, including recommendations on reviewing Australians over the age of 65 taking five or more medications, to minimise risk of medication-related harm.

Mon 25 Sep 17

ASMI diamonds to glitter

THE Australian Self Medication Industry (ASMI) says its Diamond Awards are designed to honour manufacturers and suppliers who excel in the marketing of their products.

Mon 25 Sep 17

Eagle Health soars into China

ASX-LISTED nutritional products company Eagle Health has announced that as part of its strategy to leverage efficacious, clean green Australian ingredients and brands into the China market, the company has signed a licensing agreement with Omni Innovation to exclusively manufacture, market and distribute Omni's pre-meal shake product.

Mon 25 Sep 17

Vic CWH goes ‘Supercare’

SEVEN Chemist Warehouse (CWH) stores across Victoria will become Supercare Pharmacies as part of a two-year agreement with the Victorian Government to provide extra services to local communities.

Fri 22 Sep 17

AHPRA – ‘student to intern’

A RECORDING of the Australian Health Practitioners Authority (AHPRA) Pharmacy Board of Australia webinar presentation, 'From pharmacy student to intern pharmacist', has now been posted on the Board's site.

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