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This article is the first in a series where we get to know our Council members.

04/10/2018

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

04/10/2018

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

04/10/2018

The call for nominations for election to the Pharmacy Council is now open.

04/10/2018

It’s been a busy time for the Pharmacy Council. The last few months have seen a concerning upward trend in serious complaints being raised.

04/10/2018

The Council operates an education and research grants funding program with two rounds of funding offered each year.

30/08/2018

‘Please could I have the original brand?’

‘Of course Madam…you’ll just have to wait three days for us to get it in.’

30/08/2018

Health practitioners are traditionally reluctant to make mandatory notifications for various reasons.

30/08/2018

The Council is concerned that some pharmacists are putting the public at risk through an unwillingness to challenge a prescriber when they see a prescription that is inappropriate, unclear or not u

30/08/2018

The NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal recently considered a case where a pharmacist failed to advise the Pharmacy

30/08/2018