Monday 26 September 2016, 2:52PM
Two pharmacists told to apologise after dispensing wrong dose
Monday 26 September 2016, 11:28AM
Road closures are causing a logistics headache for pharmacies on the east coast of the Coromandel Peninsula, which was battered by heavy rain this weekend
Monday 26 September 2016, 10:38AM
Charges have been laid with the distributor of Nurofen over allegedly misleading the public with its packaging.
Friday 23 September 2016, 2:48PM
This Sunday is World Pharmacists Day and will be celebrated all around the world, except in New Zealand.
Friday 23 September 2016, 11:57AM
An increasing number of New Zealanders are getting immunised against the flu, partly as a result of pharmacists being able to administer the vaccination.
Unedited statements from the health sector and beyond
Tuesday 21 June 2016, 1:01PM Ministry of HealthFriday 17 June 2016, 12:18PM Pharmacy GuildWednesday 15 June 2016, 10:29AM Monday 30 May 2016, 4:56PM Hon Dr Jonathan Coleman, Minister of HealthMonday 30 May 2016, 4:54PM
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Tuesday 06 September 2016, 9:18AM
Forget bribing your customers with rewards, getting to know them on a personal level is key to having loyal customers, according to a pharmacist at a busy Auckland pharmacy.
Friday 02 September 2016, 4:12PM
Now that pharmacists are feeling the crunch of ever-squeezed drug margins, many are increasingly relying on the retail side of their businesses to ensure financial viability.
Friday 02 September 2016, 4:07PM
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It may still seem a while away but, in retail terms, Christmas is just around the corner and plans to capitalise on the busiest time of year for pharmacies should already be well under way.
Monday 05 September 2016, 3:40PM
A pharmacy in Hastings known as the “luckiest Lotto shop” is not only good for the punters, it’s also a good source of revenue for the business.
Wednesday 03 August 2016, 8:57AM
Pharmacists are being encouraged to offer more services and use more of their skills, but whether this brings extra money is debatable.
Monday 01 August 2016, 9:22AM
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