Self care and pharmacists part of healthy mix, Dunne says

Self care and pharmacists part of healthy mix, Dunne says
Friday 31 October 2014, 4:03PM

Encouraging patient self care is an important way to address some of the issues facing New Zealand’s healthcare system, associate health minister Peter Dunne says

Pharmaceutical Society releases updated pharmacy services framework

Friday 31 October 2014, 1:25PMPharmaceutical Society releases updated pharmacy services framework
The Pharmaceutical Society has released its revised services framework, which includes two new service levels

OTC industry in good heart, SMI conference hears

Friday 31 October 2014, 1:19PMOTC industry in good heart, SMI conference hears
“There has never been a better time for the over-the-counter (OTC) industry,” according to New Zealand Self-Medication Industry (SMI) executive director Tim Roper

Reclassification leaders win NZSMI Supreme Award

Friday 31 October 2014, 12:29PMReclassification leaders win NZSMI Supreme Award
Reclassification leaders Alison Van Wyk and Natalie Gauld, won the Supreme Award at the New Zealand Self-Medication Industry’s awards event, held in Auckland last night (30 October)

Pharmacists have skills to share, ministers say

Thursday 30 October 2014, 4:14PMPharmacists have skills to share, ministers say
Using pharmacists to provide better primary care for patients is the aim of the Government this term
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Community health workers prepare for Ebola

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EBOs announces acquisition of Blackhawk Premium Pet Care

EBOS Group Limited Friday 31 October 2014, 3:48PM

Improving Access to mental health care

Canterbury District Health Board Friday 31 October 2014, 12:43PM
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Sophistication more appealing than celebrity for fragrance

Friday 31 October 2014, 2:05PMSophistication more appealing than celebrity for fragrance
The appeal of celebrity fragrances is losing its shine, industry insiders say

Botox and beauty treatments offered in pharmacy

Tuesday 28 October 2014, 4:19PMBotox and beauty treatments offered in pharmacy
Botox treatments, facials, plus good health and beauty advice, are all part of the package offered at Life Pharmacy St Lukes

Suntan still favourite fashion accessory

Tuesday 28 October 2014, 11:43AMSuntan still favourite fashion accessory
Young New Zealanders know they have a likelihood of getting skin cancer in the future, but believe a suntan makes them look healthy and happy
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Smartphone app aims to make ordering repeat scripts easy

Friday 31 October 2014, 1:07PMSmartphone app aims to make ordering repeat scripts easy
The founder of a new smartphone app, set to save time for pharmacists and their patients, is hoping his invention will be received well by the industry, Alison Grant reports

Affordable cystic fibrosis drugs aim of new company

Friday 31 October 2014, 12:59PMAffordable cystic fibrosis drugs aim of new company
Giving children with cystic fibrosis a worry-free future is the goal for Breathe Easy chief executive Andrea Miller

Orion Health confirms sharemarket listing

Friday 24 October 2014, 2:26PMOrion Health confirms sharemarket listing
Health IT company Orion Health has confirmed its plans to raise up to $150 million through listing on the sharemarket
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International students converge on Auckland campus

Friday 31 October 2014, 2:44PMInternational students converge on Auckland campus
University of Auckland hosted 26 students from around the world at the inaugural Universitas 21 Health Sciences Group summer school in substance misuse

Scheme gives students a taste for rural work

Friday 31 October 2014, 2:41PMScheme gives students a taste for rural work
You know something is popular when it becomes oversubscribed, and that’s the situation staff at the Auckland School of Pharmacy have on their hands with the University of Auckland’s Rural Health Inter-Professional Immersion Programme

Best of both worlds for new lecturer

Wednesday 01 October 2014, 12:26PMBest of both worlds for new lecturer
New staff member Alesha Smith considers she has the best of both worlds, juggling part-time roles at both the Otago School of Pharmacy and Best Practice Advocacy Centre (BPAC)
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FDA warning letter 7 May

Jodi YeatsThursday 18 September 2014, 12:33PM
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