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Funding is being made available to support pharmacists to access training to work to their full scope of practice in one state  Queensland has announced a $6 million funding package …

SHPA announces its new constitution has been adopted, with a change to its board and a new Trans Tasman deal Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) members have voted …

Hospital pharmacists back call to amend the Criminal Code to permit telehealth consultations for voluntary assisted dying (VAD) services  The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) is backing a …

Pharmacists need to feel safe to speak up in the workplace, says a mental health advocate who has just been honoured by the SHPA Pharmacists’ Support Service (PSS) executive director …

Prescribing, modernising eHealth, protecting supply chains and regulating artificial intelligence key concerns of pharmacy sector The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) has released the third edition of its …

New accreditation and recognition program will ‘transform pharmacy practice’ says hospital pharmacy leader   The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) has announced what it describes as a “landmark recognition …

Hospital pharmacists are looking to empower patients and their carers to engage with health professionals to optimise their medication regimens  The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) in partnership with …

SHPA President Tom Simpson talks about the organisation’s new Transformation agenda for pharmacy This week SHPA released Transformation 2024, a ‘growth agenda over the next twelve months to expand the …

Partnered pharmacist charting ‘significantly reduces’ errors, Australian study finds, revealing impact of collaborative prescribing An Australian study looking at the clinical impact and benefits of partnered pharmacist medication charting (PPMC) …

SHPA reveals the winner of its 2022 Australian Clinical Pharmacy Award Described as a “stalwart of our profession”, Deirdre Criddle has been awarded the 2022 Australian Clinical Pharmacy Award. Ms …