News from the Pharmacy Guild of Australia

Every Tuesday the Pharmacy Guild of Australia provides a news update which features in the newsletter. See below for the latest news from the Pharmacy Guild of Australia.

Guild Column

Posted: Tue 12 Oct 10

Pharmacy of the Year Awards now open

Are you proud of your community pharmacy.

Posted: Tue 05 Oct 10

Major UK changes

Last week saw the official opening of the new regulator for the pharmacy professions in Britain – the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).

Posted: Tue 28 Sep 10

HMR Program

The Home Medicines Review (HMR) Program is continuing under the Fifth Community Pharmacy Agreement, with the aim to enhance the quality use of medicines through a pharmacist conducting a medication review in the patient’s home.

Posted: Tue 21 Sep 10

Hydrogen Peroxide

COMMUNITY pharmacists are routinely vigilant when handling medicines and a wide variety of health products.

Posted: Tue 14 Sep 10

Welcome back, Nicola

THE Pharmacy Guild looks forward to working with Health Minister Nicola Roxon in the new term of government as she continues her work on the health reform agenda.

Posted: Tue 07 Sep 10


DO you want the clearest information on changes to Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) pricing and their indicative affect on your pharmacy’s remuneration over the next five years.

Posted: Tue 31 Aug 10

It’s CMI week

Reliable information about medications helps consumers play a bigger role in the management of their health.

Posted: Tue 24 Aug 10

Award guide

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has released the Plain English Guide to the Pharmacy Industry Award 2010 exclusively for the benefit of members.