Politicians from either side of the political and state/federal divides have honoured the role of community pharmacy and acknowledged the need for increased scope of practice  Speaking at a Pharmacy …

A US pharmacy giant is shifting much of its prescription volume to be filled at automated centres, saying it will free up pharmacists’ time. Is this the future for community …

Sad day for the ‘pharmily’ with the passing of Paul Mahoney Australian pharmacy is mourning the passing of Paul Mahoney, a well-known and highly respected NSW pharmacist with long service …

Pharmacy supplied oral antivirals a focus of government’s new campaign to boost COVID and influenza prevention, as uptake lags The Australian Government today launched an $11 million six-week campaign to …

Security guards for a UK pharmacy chain; concerning variations in Irish prescription drug prices; and the dropping of a US court case head the news UK: The Knights Pharmacy group …

6CPA Chronic Pain MedsCheck trial comes under GP criticism as it approaches MSAC assessment  The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has widened its attack on pharmacy programs, saying …

Why is there a shortage and exodus of pharmacists? Our readers give us their views We recently reported on comments made by a community pharmacist to a mainstream media outlet …

Pharmacy Guild fires back over RACGP criticisms over scope of practice pilot, calling it a ‘Rip Van Winkle moment’ that’s about control The Queensland branch of the Pharmacy Guild of …

The groundswell of opinion indicates that community pharmacy has an image problem among students  We’ve received a large number of comments on our recent article ‘Why pharmacists are leaving the …

A former pharmacist has been found guilty of conspiring to defraud taxpayers of more than $19 million A former NSW pharmacist has been sentenced to more than six years’ imprisonment …

Geriatric therapeutics and GP pharmacy pioneer wins Consultant Pharmacist of the Year award Melbourne-based accredited pharmacist Robyn Saunders was named as winner of the 2022 AACP MIMS Consultant Pharmacist of …

There were no Queen’s Birthday Honours for service to pharmacy, although some pharmacy identities were recognised with an award    Pharmacy was strangely absent in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours list …