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Health Minister announces new Medicines Supply Security Guarantee to prevent shortages as part of deals with pharma industry Generic medicines companies will start to hold a minimum of four to …

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 …

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 …

Health Minister flags this week as seeing the takeoff for community pharmacy’s COVID vaccine rollout  Health Minister Greg Hunt says this is the week that the community pharmacy COVID-19 vaccination …

Moderna is to be the vaccine supplied by community pharmacies in Stage 3 of the COVID vax program, the Health Minister reveals  Speaking in Canberra on Monday, Health Minister Greg …

Opposition questions why pharmacy is still marginalised from the bulk of the COVID vaccination process, despite recent small trial being announced  Federal Opposition Health Spokesperson Mark Butler told APP2021 delegates …

Big health budget boost with telehealth, aged care and mental health at the forefront, but little specific to pharmacy announced Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg released the 2021-22 Federal Budget last …

Minister and health officials talk up Australia’s vaccine program as first clotting case emerges and questions over speed continue Health Minister Greg Hunt and leading medical officials have moved to …

No proven links with blood clots or anaphylaxis, TGA says based on Australian and European reviews There is no increased risk of anaphylaxis associated with the Astra Zeneca COVID-19 vaccine, …

The federal government wants the COVID-19 vaccination rollout to being in February, but our readers are not sure if pharmacy is ready  Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has said this …

The federal government has revealed more details about the COVID vaccination rollout, as the first provider training modules are launched The Australian Government has launched the first funded training modules …

The federal government says pharmacy is to participate in phase 2 of the COVID-19 vaccination rollout, but our readers are not sure if the profession is ready for this role …