Following a conviction for stealing drugs including oxycodone and Ritalin, and on-selling diazepam to a man who later took his own life, a pharmacist is now facing a re-started Ahpra …

Your April AJP magazine should be arriving in your mail box this week. Let’s take a sneak peek at what’s in this edition Among the highlights in our April magazine …

Mandatory notifications: A pharmacy council shares what this pharmacist did when faced with a medical practitioner attempting to self-prescribe diazepam The Pharmacy Council of NSW has shared a case of …

A GP has been reprimanded and conditions imposed on his registration after he inappropriately prescribed performance-enhancing medicines The Medical Board of Australia has issued a statement about Dr Craig McCombe, …

A man beat a pharmacist in an unprovoked assault, claiming the practitioner had teased him by comparing him to a transgender celebrity A man who had lived in Australia since …

The latest events news: why you can’t afford to miss this year’s APP, plus FIP cancelled There has never been a more important time for pharmacists to come together to …

With changes already underway in WA in the vaccination space, one stakeholder has called for pharmacy to be enabled to do more From Monday 29th March WA’s Community Pharmacy influenza …

An updated version of the national asthma handbook has been released   The National Asthma Council Australia has updated the Australian Asthma Handbook to assist health professionals to provide appropriate management …

Catch up on our recent webinar with PSS and PDL professional officers, who share practical tips on handling tricky scenarios in pharmacy Faced with a patient whose demands put you …

Australia’s first cell-based influenza vaccine hits the market A new flu vaccine technology is now available to Australian pharmacies and general practices for the first time, with Seqirus announcing availability …

A pharmacist has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison after she orchestrated a Ponzi scheme which targeted family members and local residents Natalie P. Cochran, a former …

A doctor has been reprimanded and disqualified from practice after he allowed an unqualified and unregistered person to act as a doctor The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal found that …