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Thu 07 Sep 17

Case by case S3 advertising


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AS OPPOSED to a default arrangement whereby all pharmacist-only medicines (S3) can be advertised directly to consumers, the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) has recommended advertising permissions be managed on a case by case basis, in its submission to the Therapeutic Goods Administration consultation relating to the advertising of S3 medicines.


Thu 07 Sep 17

Thunderstorm asthma tools


THE National Asthma Council of Australia has released a handy flowchart for pharmacists as a tool to identify and advise at-risk patients on thunderstorm asthma.


Thu 07 Sep 17

Tasmania’s Priceline PATY


LOCAL pharmacy assistant Samuel Vince (pictured), from Priceline Pharmacy Hobart, has been chosen to represent Tasmania at the National Finals of the 2017 Pharmacy Guild of Australia/ Maxigesic Pharmacy Assistant of the Year Award (PATY).


Wed 06 Sep 17

Leaders line up for Pharmacy Connect


LAST weekend's Pharmacy Connect conference in Sydney has been acclaimed as an outstanding success, with more than 700 attendees from across the sector at the three day event.


Wed 06 Sep 17

Pharmacy gives Advantage


REGIONAL and rural centres have often been neglected around the issue of drug addiction, but this week Victoria's Bairnsdale Advantage Pharmacy Managing Pharmacist Iain Cartney (pictured) took the opportunity to redress the attention deficit.


Wed 06 Sep 17

New chemo funding alert


Pharmacy Daily

APPROVED chemotherapy suppliers will need to ensure they know their compounder ID prior to submitting a claim under new regulations controlling the funding of chemotherapy compounded products, the PBS has announced.


Tue 05 Sep 17

Pharmacy games grow


VICTORIA'S Pharmacy Social Society has announced a significant expansion of the "summer games" competition to include all major Melbourne public hospital groups.


Tue 05 Sep 17

Industry Award changes


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CHANGES to the Pharmacy Industry Award approved by the Fair Work Commission will become effective next Mon 11 Sep, including more flexibility for pharmacies to employ school students in part-time roles.


Mon 04 Sep 17

Arrow hits Amneal target


ARROW Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd has announced the completion of its acquisition of the Australian retail pharmacy business of US generics firm Amneal Pharmaceuticals, with the deal said to cement Arrow as "Australia's fastest growing generic pharmaceutical company" (PD breaking news Fri).


Mon 04 Sep 17

Multilingual pills from Corum


CORUM Health has announced a partnership with 'Our Pills Talk' (www.ourpillstalk.com.au) to integrate its mobile app with Corum LOTS Dispense, aiming to improve medication adherence within the community.




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