Pharmacist substitution of PBS medicines without a prescription during shortages (Serious Scarcity Substitution Instrument)

18 September 2021 - Where a Serious Scarcity Substitution Instrument has been issued by the TGA, community pharmacists can substitute specific ...

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Here’s how pharmacies set drug prices, and what consumers can do to save money

26 August 2021 - Americans are having a tough time paying for medications despite bipartisan efforts to drive down prescription ...

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Competition, consolidation and evolution in the pharmacy market

12 August 2021 - Implications for efforts to contain drug prices and spending. ...

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More community pharmacies and additional GPs to deliver COVID-19 vaccines

22 July 2021 - Thousands of community pharmacies and additional GPs across Australia will be invited to join the COVID-19 vaccine ...

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‘Pharmacies are ready to go’: Chemists in hotspots fast tracked to deliver jabs

16 July 2021 - About 70 pharmacies in Sydney’s COVID-19 hotspots have been fast-tracked to administer AstraZeneca jabs from next ...

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Wesfarmers lobs $687 million takeover of Australian Pharmaceutical Industries

12 July 2021 - Wesfarmers has lobbed a $687 million takeover of Priceline owner API. But don’t expect pharmacies to pop ...

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COVID vaccine rollout: chemists brought in to fast track jabs

11 July 2021 - With Australia’s biggest city in lockdown, chemists have been brought in to fast track the Covid-19 vaccine ...

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States step up push to regulate pharmacy drug brokers

30 June 2021 - Under pressure to rein in skyrocketing prescription drug costs, states are targeting companies that serve as conduits ...

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Pharmacies enter COVID-19 vaccine frontline

29 June 2021 - Health officials have approved a nationwide COVID-19 pharmacy vaccination program following outbreaks that have plunged four ...

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Access to medicine: the states with the most and least pharmacies per capita

21 June 2021 - Many people live in pharmacy deserts. ...

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End ‘vaccine frustration’ and let pharmacies join the rollout: Pharmacy Guild

9 June 2021 - New South Wales, Victoria and Western Australia could all soon join Queensland in allowing rural or ...

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Queensland pharmacies join rollout, 1 million regional vaccines delivered

7 June 2021 - More rural and remote Queenslanders will be rolling up their sleeves as local pharmacies join the national ...

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Pharmacy Guild asks for right to give jab

6 June 2021 - Pharmacists say the COVID-19 immunisation program could be accelerated by three months if they could administer ...

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Amazon looking at opening pharmacy stores in US

26 May 2021 - Amazon is considering the launch of brick and mortar pharmacies in the United States, Insider reported ...

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Prime Therapeutics launches MedDrive, a first of its kind medical drug management program uniquely aligned with its Blue Plan clients

26 May 2021 - MedDrive to tackle the toughest challenges facing growing medical Rx drug spend, harness the multi-billion dollar potential ...

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