The 2017/18 Annual Report of the Pharmacy Council is now available.
The 2017/18 annual report is structured in three parts:
Amendment to the Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008
This month, we interview Council President and long-time community pharmacist, Stuart Ludington, who has been a member of the Pharmacy Council since its formation in 2010.
Extreme workloads are often a contributing factor to pharmacist errors occurring and complaints being made.
The Council congratulates the five local pharmacists who were successful in the recent Council election. Terms of office commence on 1 April 2019.
The successful pharmacists are:
Firstly, I’d like to congratulate Mike Anderson and Paul Sinclair on their re-election to the Council and newly elected members Majella Hill, Marina Holt and Erica Sainsbury who will commence their
Pharmacists claiming payments under the NSW Pharmacy Incentive Scheme no longer need to submit a monthly form to the Ministry of Health’s Pharmaceutical Regulatory Unit.
This article is the first in a series where we get to know our Council members.
As highlighted in the President’s message, the past few months have seen a concerning upward trend in the number of complaints coming to Council’s attention which are serious enough to warrant imme
Council inspectors have advised that, although it was released in February 2018, about 50% of routine pharmacy inspections have shown the pharmacy to be non-compliant in so far as the Austr