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 14 Jun 16

Guild Update – 14 June 16 : MedsASSIST – Informing Medicine Decisions

THE GUILD urges all pharmacies to ensure they are utilising MedsASSIST - the codeine real-time system.

Posted: Tue 07 Jun 16

Guild Update – 7 June 16 : Guild Member turnover monitor can help business strategy

GUILD Members have access to useful industry-backed data that is aimed at helping them inform their pharmacy business strategies.

Posted: Tue 31 May 16

Guild Update – 31 May 16 : Guild welcomes proposed expansion of vaccinations

THE Guild welcomes the South Australian Government’s consideration of the option of expanding the pharmacy vaccination program to include other immunisations for adults, such as vaccinations that provide coverage for measles and pertussis.

Posted: Tue 24 May 16

Guild Update – 24 May 16 : Community pharmacy worthy of support

THE Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement was signed on the premise that the tried and tested community pharmacy model would be maintained.

Posted: Tue 17 May 16

Guild Update – 17 May 16 : The value of community pharmacy

GUILD Members have been invited to take part in the new chapter of the successful national consumer advertising campaign ‘Discover More, Ask Your Pharmacist’.

Posted: Tue 10 May 16

Guild Update – 10 May 16 : Budget boost for small business

NOW that the federal election has been called, the recent Budget may appear to have been sidelined, but it is still worth noting some important measures for community pharmacy.

Posted: Tue 03 May 16

Guild Update – 3 May 16 : Vaccination go ahead

THE Queensland Government has approved legislation to enable pharmacists to administer vaccinations to the public in a community pharmacy.

Posted: Tue 26 Apr 16

Guild Update – 26 April 16 : Pharmacy Connect

Online registration and accommodation bookings for the Pharmacy Guild’s new national conference, Pharmacy Connect, are now open.