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Inner regional pharmacies set to see biggest bump in RPMA funding聽 Pharmacies in Modified Monash 3 鈥 7 locations will receive increased funding under the revised Regional Pharmacy Maintenance Allowance …

Government urged to make Glucagon-like Peptide-1 receptor agonists (GLP-1 RAs) available to more patients聽 Steps to improve access to GLP-1 RAs for high-risk patients are among 23 recommendations in the …

TGA urged to review vapes and produce guidelines to allay pharmacists鈥 concerns about stocking products聽 The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) needs to review the safety, efficacy and performance of vaping …

Mark Butler says he was refused pseudoephedrine in a 鈥渞ather humiliating鈥 experience as he discusses pharmacy-shopping for vapes In a discussion of the amended vaping legislation on Thursday (27 June …

Teal members of Parliament have slammed the amendments to vaping legislation, saying they supported the original bill and highlighting pharmacists鈥 concerns In the House of Representatives on Thursday (27 June …

Greens health spokesperson criticises Guild over transparency, saying it preferred Schedule 2 or 4 for vapes, during a fiery Senate debate before e-cigarette bill passed But the Pharmacy Guild has …

Banner groups have come out against the amended vaping legislation, with one calling for nicotine vapes to return to S4 Blooms The Chemist Management Services Ltd has strongly advised its …

One group of pharmacists has welcomed the passage of the vaping bill through the Senate, saying it is 鈥渙ur best chance yet鈥 of preventing young people from using the products …

Pharmacy body flags concerns over the adverse impacts of the government鈥檚 deal with the Greens on vaping reform聽 Changes enabling nicotine vapes to be sold over-the-counter in pharmacies 鈥渦ndermines the …

Advocacy group hits out at government 鈥渓egitimising the supply of an unproven and unregulated product鈥澛 Watered-down legislation aimed at restricting access to nicotine vaping products will turn pharmacists into 鈥減seudo …

Greens force government to ease vape legislation to allow adults to buy e-cigarettes without a prescription, in a move slammed by the Guild Pharmacies will be the only retailers authorised …

Treasurer names former PSA executive among a trio of new Productivity Commissioners聽 Pharmacist, Dr Alison Roberts, will join the Productivity Commission in September as one of its full-time commissioners. 聽 …