Tag Archives: Pharmacist

Take three tips with travel

With many Australians travelling to see relatives during the summer, this is a good time for pharmacists to be educating customers on safe travel with medicines, according to Webstercare Managing Director Gerard Stevens. He has provided three tips aimed at giving customers peace of mind regarding their medications this holiday …

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Free vaccination training

From 2019, all enrolees in the Pharmacy Guild’s Intern Training Program (ITP) will have free access to the Guild’s National Vaccination Course for Pharmacists. The Guild says it is the only intern training provider to offer this, with interns undertaking the ITP able to complete their accreditation to provide pharmacist-administered …

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Wider range of pharmacist vaccinations in NSW

The NSW Government has announced that from January NSW community pharmacists will be able to administer a wider range of vaccinations. The scope of pharmacist-administered vaccinations will be expanded to include measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (dTpa), in addition to the influenza vaccine. At the same time, the …

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TWC academy upgrade

  TerryWhite Chemmart (TWC) has upgraded its training academy to support the pharmacies and upskill the teams that support the delivery of various leading health program initiatives. The TWC Academy will offer a range of education and training opportunities for pharmacists and support staff, including the Retail Leaders Forum, Masterclass …

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Lucy Walker wins $27000 in the Churchill Fellowship

Award-winning Queensland pharmacist Lucy Walker has won a prestigious Churchill Fellowship, worth $27,000, to travel overseas for seven weeks visiting pharmacies to learn about professional services on offer. Ms Walker, of 2017 Pharmacy of the Year Lucy Walker Chemmart Pharmacy at Goondiwindi, is one of 19 Queensland recipients, and one of only …

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