Tag Archives: Gold Coast

Funded pharmacy assistant’s training

The Pharmacy Guild’s Queensland Branch has acquired funding to prepare pharmacy assistants for the future of community pharmacy. The funding is part of the Queensland government’s Training in Emerging and Innovative Industries Fund (TEIIF) and will be applied through the Modernising Vocational Education (MOVE) project which aims to support the …

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Women in pharmacy: let the funds begin

The Pharmacy Guild’s Queensland Branch has been selected as a recipient of the Queensland government’s Advancing Women in Business initiative. For the Guild branch, the initiative aims to support female pharmacists, interns, pharmacy students and pharmacy staff with education and resources to enable more women to start and grow their …

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PA2018: ‘one-stop shop’ to receive vital information

The Pharmacy Assistant National Conference (PA2018) is aimed at providing one of the few channels for pharmacy assistants to receive vital information on the latest industry developments and how they affect their role in the pharmacy. PA2018 (October 25-27) will include two specialised industry sessions, including a Q&A panel where …

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‘Gain the edge’ with PA2018

Pharmacies that send staff to the Pharmacy Assistant National Conference (PA2018) will be better equipped to succeed in the evolving industry by taking advantage of the updated training and knowledge staff will obtain, according to the Pharmacy Guild. The Guild says pharmacy assistants will learn from a variety of topics …

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DDS rethinks model

Discount Drug Stores has detailed new retail concepts and technological advancements at its national conference on the Gold Coast this week. This includes the launch of a new “health-food concept”, its “next-generational” retail platform powered by FRED NXT, and the DDS “retail academy”. The brand’s two new retail models are …

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POTY 2019 now open

Applications have opened for the Pharmacy Guild’s competition to find the country’s top pharmacy. Pharmacy of the Year (POTY) 2019, a Guild initiative sponsored by Care Pharmaceuticals and the Quality Care Pharmacy Program, seeks to acknowledge the most innovative and adaptable pharmacy businesses that strive to provide more healthcare services …

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