New research released today by Cancer Council Australia and the National Heart Foundation of Australia shows Australian teenagers are spending increasing time in front of electronic devices such as computers, …

Guardian Pharmacy has achieved a rare “three-peat”, taking out the prestigious 2014 Roy Morgan Research Customer Satisfaction Award for Pharmacy. Since the awards were introduced, Guardian has been a strong …

Quality use of medicines and primary care programs are a key focus for the seventeenth NPS MedicineWise Annual Evaluation Report, which has been published this week, providing an overview of …

The Generic Medicines Industry Association has welcomed the announcement from member company, Hospira, that its rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease treatment is now available in more major European markets

The Consumer Health Forum has demanded the Federal Government ensures that if it supports an extended range of services for pharmacists, any fee for service items must not be included …

The 23rd edition of the Australian Pharmaceutical Formulary and handbook (APF23) is now available and offers a number of new sections as well as two new counselling guides. APF23, Australia’s …

The PSA has announced that registrations for its new conference concept, PSA15: Leading Pharmacy Innovation, are now open. PSA National President, Grant Kardachi, says the pharmacy conference market is becoming …

Mandatory hair testing will be routine for all registered health practitioners with substance-related impairment, under a screening protocol to be introduced by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and …

SHPA President Professor Michael Dooley and CEO Helen Dowling have met with the new Minister for Health Sussan Ley , Departmental Secretary Martin Bowles, and representatives from the Department of …

Chemmart Pharmacies are raising awareness of ovarian cancer this February, wearing teal and offering teal manicures as part of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. “Raising awareness and in turn funds for …

Well over half of all families give consent to organ and tissue donation of a loved one and this figure jumps to 80% when there has been a prior discussion …

Rachel Dienaar is the new president of the Tasmanian branch of the PSA replacing Dr Shane Jackson who has resigned from the branch committee and the position of president. Dienaar …