The Pharmacy Practitioner
Development Committee (PPDC) is
expected to release a consultation
draft on the National competency
standards framework for
pharmacists in Australia before the
end of the year.The above snippet is the first part of an article sent to subscribers in Pharmacy Daily's issue from 02 Sep 15 To see the full story, see the embedded issue below or CLICK HERE to download Pharmacy Daily from 02 Sep 15
THE Queensland Government has launched an inquiry into all sales of pharmacies in the state over the last two years – including the purchase of the Malouf group by Ramsay Health exclusively revealed by Pharmacy Daily (PD 23 Aug 17).
THE NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal has placed a “Prohibition Order” against unregistered pharmacist Ethan Le, banning him from working in any environment where he would have access to any Schedule 8 drugs.
“UNPRECEDENTED demand” for seasonal influenza vaccines has led to a shortage of supplies, according to Australia’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr Tony Hobbs, who has been tasked with ensuring as much vaccine is brought into the country as possible.