Tag Archives: Department of Health

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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NPSA on PBS drugs’ supply

The National Pharmaceutical Services Association (NPSA) has today welcomed the new operational guidelines for the Community Service Obligation (CSO) funding pool that underpins government policy for the distribution of PBS medicines. The updated CSO deeds, which are unique agreements between individual wholesalers and the Department of Health, outline how strict …

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Expressions of interest for chronic-pain MedsCheck trial

The Pharmacy Guild has called for expressions of interest from pharmacies wanting to take part in the chronic-pain MedsCheck trial. At the Pharmacy Connect conference it was revealed that more than 300 pharmacies showed interest in taking part in the trial in the first days after the announcement. Funded by …

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Speakers revealed for National Medicines Symposium 2018

NPS MedicineWise has named its keynote speakers for the 10th National Medicines Symposium (NMS), which is called ‘Population to Personal Healthcare: The Future is Now’. The speakers will discuss healthcare innovation, progress and best practice in medication management and policy. A broad selection of local and international speakers is scheduled, …

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