A majority of locals in NSW rural towns want rules changed to allow discount chemists

27 October 2019 - A new deal with chemists is set to force the price of medicines up even though a ...

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Health Minister Greg Hunt considering 'supervised prescribing' by pharmacists

17 October 2019 - Health Minister Greg Hunt is considering "supervised prescribing" by pharmacists to ease pressure on the health ...

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Pay pharmacists to improve our health, not just supply medicines

10 October 2019 - When you have a medicine dispensed at your local pharmacy under the PBS, two things happen. ...

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Variation in prescription drug prices by retail pharmacy type: a national cross-sectional study

1 October 2019 - Cash prices for prescription drugs vary widely in the United States. ...

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Pharmacists want women to save a trip to the doctor

25 September 2019 - A simple plan could save women hundreds of dollars and the Federal Government $22 million a year. ...

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A new deal protects Australians chemists at the expense of patients

22 September 2019 - Australia’s 3000 pharmacy owners have a government guaranteed monopoly that is pushing up medicine prices and the ...

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'Ridiculous' to force women to visit GP for a repeat pill prescription, pharmacists say

6 September 2019 - The Pharmacy Guild has urged Health Minister Greg Hunt to kick-start a process to allow women ...

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Pharmacy face off: Chemist Warehouse’s push to provide free prescription medicine

4 September 2019 - Australia’s largest pharmacy retailer, Chemist Warehouse, is offering to provide free prescription medicine, if restrictive rules ...

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Free prescriptions blocked by the Pharmacy Guild of Australia

3 September 2019 - Australia’s largest pharmacy chain has offered to provide free prescription medicines if restrictive rules are changed. But ...

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Australians paying more for their medication after prescription changes knocked back

2 September 2019 - Aussies are paying double for this essential product. But one powerful group is doing everything to keep ...

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'We're not selling fruit and veg here': Why pharmacists, doctors and retailers are fighting over your medicines

30 August 2019 - They have been described as the most powerful lobby group in Australia, feared by politicians from ...

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How a powerful lobby group is pushing up PBS medicine prices

30 August 2019 - Aussies are being forced to pay up to six times more for vital medicines despite being listed ...

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Let pharmacists take the load off GPs

28 August 2019 - Recent proposals to allow pharmacists to take on a greater role to improve access to low ...

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Doctors raise the stakes in turf war with pharmacists

26 August 2019 - Doctors have upped the stakes in their turf war with pharmacists, hitting back at a threatened ...

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Chemist Warehouse continues store expansion, set to open one of its largest stores yet

22 August 2019 - Chemist Warehouse operates eight stores in New Zealand currently. ...

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