Tag Archives: The Pharmacy Guild of Australia

Digital grants available now for Guild members

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia, through Gold Cross Products and Services, is offering a digital grant to eligible Guild member pharmacies. In the first round, which closes at 5pm AEST next Friday (October 18), judges will award 25 Guild member pharmacies that fit eligibility criteria a dollar-for-dollar subsidy up to …

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Glenys Beauchamp to open Pharmacy Connect

Pharmacy Connect and The Pharmacy Guild of Australia have announced that Glenys Beauchamp PSM will open the conference on September 6.  Ms Beauchamp is a distinguished senior Federal public servant and has led the Department of Health since September 2017. “This is a great opportunity for Guild members and other …

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The Pharmacy Guild of Australia reveals semi-finalists

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia’s National Student Business Plan Competition revealed the 2019 semi-finalists. Five teams from three different universities- Auckland University, University of Technology Sydney and University of Queensland, have been awarded places in the semi-finals. The competition aims to promote creative entrepreneurship by encouraging students to consider how …

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Confidential briefing with key Guild leaders

Members of The Pharmacy Guild of Australia in attendance at Pharmacy Connect 2019 will have the exclusive opportunity to hear from Guild National President, George Tambassis and New South Wales Branch President, David Heffernan during a confidential briefing. The Guild Member Only Breakfast held on Friday, September 6, at 7am …

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GuildEd recognised with prestigious award

Guild Learning and Development, in partnership with Androgogic, has won the platinum award in the Best New Technology Implementation category of the LearnX 2019 Awards. The award was for the new online learning and CPD site, GuildEd. The focus of the award is on an innovative Learning Management System that …

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PA2019 program for improved pharmacy performance

The program for the Pharmacy Assistant National Conference (PA2019) is now available, offering pharmacies the opportunity to improve their performance through quality education and training for pharmacy assistants. Now in its 20th year, the PA2019 has played a key role in the education of thousands of pharmacy assistants nationwide. The …

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Broad confidence in reappointed Minister

Peak industry bodies and health organisations have resoundingly supported the news that Greg Hunt will remain as Health Minister in the recently announced Morrison government reshuffle. messages of congratulations and support were issued by The Pharmacy Guild of Australia, the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia, the National Rural Health Alliance, Medicines …

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Guild slams ‘catastrophic’ proposal

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia (Guild) has reacted strongly after undisclosed PBS plans to increase prescription quantities from one month to two emerged. In a letter to Guild members, Guild National President George Tambassis described his “sense of astonishment and anger” at learning of the proposal, which followed an unpublished …

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The Guild’s 2025 vision

The Pharmacy Guild has released CP2025, its strategic plan for community pharmacy, including a nine-point ‘framework for change’. The plan has been developed in partnership with strategic advisory firm Pottinger along with market research company Orica and is based on detailed market research, stakeholder involvement, expert input and business consultation. …

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