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 19 Sep 17

Guild Update 19 Sep 17: Making the most of vaccination services

THE Pharmacy Guild has developed a Vaccination Service Business Support Guide and Workbook to provide pharmacy owners with information on how to implement a vaccination service within their pharmacy to ensure they are providing a quality and consistent service.

Posted: Tue 12 Sep 17

Guild Update 12 Sep 17: HIV medication management

GUILD Learning and Development has announced a new course focusing on the role pharmacists have in providing HIV patients and other healthcare providers with advice on medication management and general health maintenance.

Posted: Tue 05 Sep 17

Guild Update 05 Sep 17: Codeine communications and training

THE Pharmacy Guild of Australia welcomes the opportunity to work with the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia on training and communications to support pharmacists on the upscheduling of pain relief medicines containing codeine leading up to 1 February 2018 and beyond.

Posted: Tue 29 Aug 17

Guild Update 29 Aug 17: Managing fever in infants and toddlers

PARENTS commonly present to a pharmacy seeking advice on how to manage fever in infants and younger children.

Posted: Tue 22 Aug 17

Guild Update 22 Aug 17: Clear information on medicines

THE Therapeutic Goods Administration has introduced improvements to help bring Australian medicine labels up to date and align them with international best practice.

Posted: Tue 15 Aug 17

Guild Update 15 Aug 17: The search for champions

THE search for Australia's best pharmacies is on again with applications sought for the Pharmacy Guild of Australia Pharmacy of the Year Award 2018.

Posted: Tue 08 Aug 17

Guild Update 08 Aug 17: The codeine change is coming

THE Guild has developed a number of public resources to assist pharmacy staff in the lead-up to the 1 February 2018 changes to codeine.

Posted: Tue 01 Aug 17

Guild Update 01 Aug 17: Going digital

THE Pharmacy Guild and the Australian Digital Health Agency have joined forces to help community pharmacies become leaders in digital health.