Published Articles

Appendix M: Will a revamped schedule open the way for more pharmacist-only medicines?

Oral contraceptives, triptans and melatonin among seven products on the short-list.
26 February 2019

Board plans tougher stance on doctors who offer CAM

The proposal would cover the gamut from herbal remedies to experimental stem cell treatments.
19 February 2019

Lab results reveal what's really in e-cigarettes

6 out of 10 e-liquids marketed as 'nicotine-free' were found to contain nicotine.
15 January 2019

Mobile euthanasia service to launch for terminally ill patients

Melbourne's Alfred Hospital says it will deliver lethal drugs to patients across Victoria.
10 January 2019

Real-time: SafeScript issues alerts for 3300 patients in two months

Victoria prepares to roll out the script-tracking software across the state in April.
08 January 2019

Five things to know about PBS approval and other admin changes

The Department of Health is taking over approvals from Human Services.
05 November 2018

Act now to save medication management services, says Guild

Too few pharmacies are participating in evaluation program.
01 November 2018

What you need to know about changes to location rules

The distance requirements have been reduced and a loophole has been closed.
24 September 2018