Government must get pharmacists working outside of pharmacies, CHF says The Consumers Health Forum has congratulated the Federal government on its recent reelection, but says it now has a lot …

Obstacles still blocking OTC naloxone supply in Australian community pharmacies  While over the counter supply of naloxone is currently allowed in Australia, new research suggests the opportunity is yet to …

Greg Hunt to retain Health portfolio as pharmacy enters 7CPA negotiations Incumbent Health Minister Greg Hunt has retained the portfolio as reelected Prime Minister Scott Morrison revealed his new cabinet …

Australian research backs the cost effectiveness of Pharmacist-only oral contraceptive rescheduling Down scheduling oral contraceptives to pharmacist-only would prove to be cost-effective, an Australian study claims. In 2015 the TGA …

Research boosting pharmacists’ ability to prescribe topped the list of our most read stories over the last month  A study showing the benefit of collaborative prescribing by pharmacists headed the …

Which party, if any, do pharmacists think offers the best option for the profession? Here’s the results of our poll  All the polls and pundits are tipping a close federal …

Sometimes the perceptions that owners have about how their pharmacy is performing may be nothing more than an illusion, say Bruce Annabel and Mal Scrymgeour Some years ago, we both …

How many pharmacies provide immunisations? Do pharmacists earn more if they specialise in services? Do owners support pharmacists’ roles expanding? Here’s 10 key findings from the 2018 UTS Pharmacy Barometer  …

Pharmacists’ confidence about the profession’s future is generally up, but more managers are disenchanted than ever before Findings from the November 2018 iteration of the UTS Pharmacy Barometer, released yesterday …

Which elements of Labor’s election platform are relevant to pharmacy? Here’s some of the policies, including small business jobs, tax cuts, plastic bag bans and hospital funding boosts Opposition leader …

Enterprising PSA councillor manages to get the PM’s ear to discuss what pharmacy can offer the country  When North Queensland pharmacist Shane MacDonald recently had the opportunity for a chat …

Professional services is a term that misleads the public and sells pharmacy short, a Guild leader believes  Community pharmacy should strongly consider replacing the term ‘professional services’, a senior Pharmacy …