This month’s edition of Pharmacy News magazine reveals the 12 most influential people in pharmacy.
What will it take for pharmacists to stop selling diet pills, detoxes and homeopathic products? David Brill examines the debate around stocking 'bogus' medicines.
The threat posed by retailers to community pharmacist ownership of pharmacies is a recurring theme in Australian pharmacy history.
A 170-year-old pharmacy is one of the hidden treasures of the University of Melbourne.
Our special edition on the history of pharmacy is out now.
Give money to GPs, not 6CPA: AMA
The Government is “better off” investing its money in general practice than paying for the expansion of pharmacist-led services in the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement, a senior AMA figure says.
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Pharmacists support consult-linked dispense fee
Most pharmacists support dispensing fees being differentiated according to the level of patient interaction involved in each consult.
Confusion over implementing services
The vast majority of pharmacists see moving to a service-based model as the future of the profession, but relatively few...
National Asthma Strategy announced
The Federal Government has announced it will develop a new National Asthma Strategy.
Female pharmacy delegation meets minister
A delegation of leading female pharmacists has met with senior government figures and bureaucrats to discuss the vital primary care...
UK pharmacists to deliver all adult vaccinations
While pharmacist immunisation is in its early days in Australia, English pharmacies could soon be delivering all adult vaccines and...
Grant Kardachi, national president of the PSA
Despite the scrutiny medication reviews have come under, we continue to get reports of some disturbing behaviour.
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David Quilty, Pharmacy Guild of Australia executive director
The latest Roy Morgan research has confirmed once again the very high levels of patient satisfaction with community pharmacies.
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Skin in the game:treating dermatitis
Dermatitis is an overarching term to describe a number of skin conditions with an allergic or inflammatory origin.
Running out of puff
What are the latest developments in smoking cessation pharmacotherapy, and what is the most up-to-date evidence-based advice?
Getting the combination right for OTC codeine
When seeking an over the counter (OTC) 'strong' pain reliever many consumers turn to combination analgesics containing codeine (CACC).
Questioning the statin quo
With debate raging over the best way to manage patients with high cholesterol, two leading experts spell out the facts on this controversial topic.
Use KPIs to aim for success
Business isn’t the only place for clear objectives and goals.
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The ‘S’ word
It's an uncomfortable time to be a pharmacist and especially a pharmacy owner.
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Pharmacy market update
Whether you are looking to sell or buy a pharmacy, it is always important to keep up to date with...
Dealing with an ATO query
Receiving a query from the ATO can be a cause for concern, and it is usually safest to treat any...
Achieving your dream pharmacy sale
When selling your pharmacy (or any business), there are a number of steps that need to be taken to achieve...
Top 10 tips for pharmacy
You are on the front line of healthcare and work within a dynamic and challenging industry.
Expanding the role of pharmacists: How space impacts service
With the trend towards added consulting services and a host of specialised products far beyond that of the traditional product dispenser, pharmacies are facing the increasing need to adapt their store space to accommodate their added responsibilities.
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Bed down with Bond
James Bond is not only a master of martinis, martial arts and seduction - he also has impeccable taste in hotels. travel weekly partnered up with Qantas to find six hotels with a 007 cameo role
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Wine tasting around Australia
Qantas epiQure invites their members for some ultimate wine tasting
3 Wackiest Travel Insurance Claims
Truth is stranger than fiction when it comes to some of the insurance claims made by travellers
The Carbon Tax Explained
What does the carbon tax mean for you? This infographic gets to grips with the nuts and bolts of the...
Racist travel agency comes under fire
Take a look at this tourism ad which promotes Asia with a message that can't be read unless you squint...
Five of Japan'smost iconic sights that are guaranteed to have your clients whipping out the camera for that perfect shot
Tasmania's 3 best outdoor activities
Whether your client likes adrenalin charging through their veins or a more sedate experience, Tasmania serves up a smorgasbord of...
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