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Fri 20 Oct 17

Intrepid Instigos raise $8K


FOUR Instigo staff took the leap to abseil down 33 floors down a Sydney CBD building, (on the somewhat inauspicious date of last Fri 13 Oct) to support young Australians facing addiction, mental health illness, homelessness and unemployment.


Fri 20 Oct 17

Guild-PSA codeine resources


ANTICIPATING the needs of community pharmacies around Australia, the Pharmacy Guild of Australia and the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) have collaborated under Federal Government funding to develop resources in preparation for the 01 Feb 2018 transition of medicines containing codeine becoming Prescription Only.


Fri 20 Oct 17

Vic confirms recording roll-out


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VICTORIA is pressing ahead with its own $29.5 million real-time prescription monitoring system, with enabling legislation passing the state's parliament yesterday.


Thu 19 Oct 17

Codeine letter revealed


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A joint letter to Australia's health ministers penned by doctors' groups, Pain Australia and the Consumers Health Forum has been made public, with the organisations reiterating the Therapeutic Goods Administration's key findings from the review of codeine use.


Thu 19 Oct 17

Ailments scheme urged


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IMPLEMENTING self-care policies such as pharmacy-based minor ailments services is a cost-effective way to reduce the load on hospital emergency departments, according to a presentation yesterday at the World Self Medication Industry General Assembly in Sydney.


Wed 18 Oct 17

CW to soar through the sky


IN AN Australian and global first, Chemist Warehouse (CW) has announced it will partner with X's Project Wing to test drone delivery technology (pictured) to households in ACT and Queanbeyan regions.


Wed 18 Oct 17

Pharmacy: Gateway to Care


THE 5,700 community pharmacies spread across the Australian landscape are the obvious gateway to patient self care, according to the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP), says FIP Fellow pharmacist Paul Sinclair (pictured).


Wed 18 Oct 17

GPs blast Guild lobbying


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THE Pharmacy Guild has rejected "outrageous and baseless claims" by doctors groups, which have accused it of trying to buy a change in codeine policy through donations to political parties.


Tue 17 Oct 17

Opioid doctor struck off


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THE Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) has confirmed the suspension of the Australian medical registration of a GP after pharmacists in Alaska raised concerns about his prescribing patterns.


Tue 17 Oct 17

Life Pharmacy in the pink!


THE Life Pharmacy Group has again celebrated its support for Breast Cancer Awareness month across its metro and country stores.




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