Pharmacy Daily headlines (3187 found)

Mon 06 Mar 17

Canadian cannabis import

NORTH American pharmaceutical-grade medicinal cannabis producer Tilray, the first to be certified in accordance with the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), announced that it had successfully exported medical cannabis products to Victoria, Australia.

Fri 03 Mar 17

Potential new TB therapies

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AN INTERNATIONAL collaboration led by Sydney University Professors Richard Payne, from the School of Chemistry, and Warwick Britton, from the Sydney Medical School and the Centenary Institute, has discovered a new compound which could translate into a new drug lead for tuberculosis (TB).

Fri 03 Mar 17

Pfizer ‘Proactive Supply’ launch

PFIZER will formally debut a new online ordering system for pharmacies at APP next week, with the new platform being the latest evolution of its long-running Pfizer Direct distribution system which controversially launched more than six years ago (PD 06 Dec 2010).

Fri 03 Mar 17

Dispensing fail reprimand

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THE Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal has reprimanded pharmacist Hayden Swan and imposed conditions on his registration after finding he engaged in unprofessional conduct by inappropriately dispensing large amounts of Sustanon 250 (testosterone) to a patient.

Thu 02 Mar 17

Pharmacy workforce info

THE Pharmacy Board of Australia has released a communiqué from its most recent meeting late last month, with discussions including the release of the National Health Workforce Dataset.

Wed 01 Mar 17

New GuildLink patient app

GUILDLINK has announced a new GuildCare-compatible patient medication management and services reporting app.

Wed 01 Mar 17

Health minister to open APP

FEDERAL health minister Greg Hunt was yesterday confirmed as a keynote speaker at next week's APP2017 conference on the Gold Coast, with APP chairman Kos Sclavos saying the minister will present a keynote address at a specially arranged session at 8.30am on Thu 09 March.

Tue 28 Feb 17

Advanced practice vital

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A ONE-DAY roundtable including representatives from Australian pharmacy bodies, universities and leading international advanced practice groups has reaffirmed the "urgent need for a robust, sustainable, independent process to transform Australia's pharmacy workforce".

Tue 28 Feb 17

Guild pushes Hunt on 6CPA

THE Pharmacy Guild has today placed a full page advertisement in The Australian, very publicly urging newly appointed health minister Greg Hunt to ensure that the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement is delivered in full.

Mon 27 Feb 17

Corum phcy group strategy

LISTED pharmacy software specialist Corum Health has announced in its just released 2016 half-year report that, with the increased concentration of the pharmacy market, it will continue to pursue a strategy of aligning with pharmacy groups.

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