Published Articles

New app allows patients to manage their scripts

Patients will soon be able to access prescriptions from their smartphones though a new app developed by a Sydney start-up.
12 July 2018

Doctors take a dig at pharmacist-only drug proposal

They argue that additional training will not mitigate the risk
10 July 2018

Fad dieters emptying pharmacies of ketone strips

Pharmacists are selling ketone testing strips to fad dieters, leaving little for the people with diabetes who need them, according to anecdotal reports.
03 July 2018

What you need to know about TGA's new medicine shortages rules

Definition changed after feedback from stakeholders
25 June 2018

Even doctors want pharmacists to start prescribing

Global review shows broad support from those who have experienced it
22 June 2018

Doctors agree not to dispense for profit

This is despite feeling 'under assault' from pharmacists
20 June 2018

Should pharmacists be allowed to prescribe antibiotics?

Some suggest it could work for a limited range of infections
24 May 2018