Pharmacists now able to substitute alternatives for menopause treatment after a scarcity notification was issued    The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has advised of a shortage of all strengths of …

A mixed bag of stories feature in our list of the 10 most-read stories over the last month  Regulatory and crime issues dominate our list of the top 10 stories …

The pharmacy event calendar continues to suffer from pandemic- related cancellations. However, there is good news on the horizon  Here’s a rundown of some of the latest developments in the …

Potential contamination of varenicline medicines being investigated by the TGA as batch recall begins The Therapeutic Goods Administraion (TGA) says it is investigating potential contamination of varenicline medicines with the …

Shortage notice issued for multiple presentations of arthritis treatment The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has issued a warning regarding shortages of multiple presentations of tocilizumab (Actemra). Roche, the sponsor of …

Pharmacist takes Prime Minister to task about vaccine rollout issues during Parliamentary discussion Pharmacist and MP Emma McBride has launched a lengthy tirade against the federal government over the botched …

Health Minister raises the possibility of COVID surveillance testing in pharmacy  Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt says pharmacy is among the options being considered as a location for COVID surveillance …

Readers outraged over pharmacy being added to the skilled occupation list and the impact it may have on existing wages and workloads in community pharmacy    Our readers have been …

What impact have the pandemic, lockdowns and changing work patterns had on pharmacy market values? How different is the new generation of pharmacists? Frank Sirianni gives his views Pharmacy market …

API Board unanimously concludes “undervalued” Wesfarmers offer is not in the best interest of shareholders The board of leading pharmaceutical wholesaler API has rejected a takeover offer from retailing giant …

Fix wages and conditions to retain and regain Australian pharmacists before focusing on migration, union says Australian pharmacists need better wages and conditions, and these should be focused on rather …

Pharmacists have been added to the skilled migrant list to boost vaccine rollout, government says The Federal Minister for Immigration has announced that pharmacists have been included on the Priority …