Tag Archives: 6CPA

Invitation: Pharmacy Trial Program survey

Healthcare Management Advisors (HMA) is undertaking the implementation review of the Pharmacy Trial Program (PTP), on behalf of the Department of Health, according to the Pharmacy Guild. The PTP was established under the 6CPA to trial new and expanded community pharmacy programs that seek to improve the clinical outcomes for …

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Health Minister supports community pharmacy

Measures announced by Health Minister Greg Hunt today have been welcomed by the Guild, particularly as they provide additional certainty for community pharmacies. In his opening speech to the Pharmacy Guild’s national conference APP, Mr Hunt assured the audience the Government would retaining the current level of the prescription Administration, …

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Guild Executive Director David Quilty retiring

David Quilty will retire as Executive Director of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia in early March. Pharmacy Guild National President George Tambassis said that Mr Quilty had recently informed him of his intention to resign after more than six years of loyal service. “David wants to give first priority to …

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Transition of 6CPA programs

Administration of the 23 Community Pharmacy Programs funded under the 6CPA will transfer on February 1 from the Pharmacy Guild to Australian Healthcare Associates (AHA). The AHA will administrate the programs under the name ‘Pharmacy Programs Administrator’, to which all new claims should be submitted from that date. The Guild …

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AHA takes over 6CPA programs

The administration of the 6CPA programs will be transferring from the Pharmacy Guild to a new provider, Australian Healthcare Associates (AHA), starting February 1, 2019. The Guild has been administering the bulk of these programs since 2014. However, as part of the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement, the administration of the …

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AHA to now administer Community Pharmacy Programs funded under 6CPA

Australian Healthcare Associates (AHA) announces that it has been awarded a services agreement by the Australian government to administer the 23 Community Pharmacy Programs funded under the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement (6CPA).  AHA will commence administration of these programs from February 1, 2019. AHA was awarded this services agreement following …

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