Pharmacy Daily headlines (3349 found)

Fri 14 Jul 17

Medlab, Heritage alliance

HERITAGE Brands Limited has announced a strategic alliance with listed medical life science company Medlab Clinical "to develop next generation, over-the-counter, well being solutions for the pharmacy retail channel".

Thu 13 Jul 17

Pharmacy codeine toolkit

NON-PROFIT medication misuse action group ScriptWise has launched a new toolkit for pharmacists, to help prepare for the rescheduling of codeine products to prescription-only from 01 Feb 2018.

Thu 13 Jul 17

Mystery shop slams pharmacy

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A "secret shopper" study conducted by the University of Sydney found that pharmacy staff appropriately referred patients to general practitioners in only 66% of cases, and providing feedback on incorrect referrals did not improve the performance over time.

Thu 13 Jul 17

King urges review input

Pharmacy Daily

STEVEN King, the chair of the Review of Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation, has reiterated a call for the pharmacy sector to provide submissions on its recently released interim report "to ensure that your views on the reform options are conveyed to the Panel".

Wed 12 Jul 17

Corum-Tyro integration

AUSTRALIAN-LISTED healthcare software company Corum Healthcare has partnered with EFTPOS technology specialist company Tyro to provide community pharmacies with a flexible payment system that's independent of the major banks.

Wed 12 Jul 17

ASMI pre-approvals concern

THE Australian Self Medication Industry (ASMI) has backed changes to the complaints process around advertising of medicines and medical devices to the public, but expressed disquiet over the details.

Tue 11 Jul 17

Eagle eye on anti-fungals

AUSTRALIAN-LISTED but China-focused nutritional products company Eagle Health Holdings Limited (not related to Eagle Natural Health - PD 11 May) has announced it has signed a Term Sheet agreement with Biovite Australia to distribute Biovite's dermatological range of anti-fungal products in China.

Tue 11 Jul 17

Antibiotics ‘overprescribed’

Pharmacy Daily

OVER-PRESCRIBING of antibiotics in Australia has now been quantified, according to an article published in the MJA.

Mon 10 Jul 17

TGA to handle complaints

THE Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) will assume responsibility for all complaints about therapeutic goods advertisements in Australia from 01 Jul 2018, with the move seeing the demise of the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Complaints Resolution Panel (TGACRP).

Fri 07 Jul 17

Guild corporate vax plan win

THE Pharmacy Guild of Australia's Queensland Branch has announced the success of the 2017 Guild Corporate Vaccination Program, supporting member pharmacies to administer influenza vaccinations to employees from five State Government departments (PD 12 May).

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