An essential guide for all pharmacy staff
Order the Healthcare Handbook online
Pharmacy Today proudly publishes The
Healthcare Handbook: a convenient, comprehensive,
single reference text for New Zealand pharmacies and learning
The Healthcare Handbook is an essential guide to a broad
range of common conditions, with reference to the appropriate
The content covers background information, including treatment
options, advice for customers, warning signs, and a guide to know
when to refer to the pharmacist.
The OTC Products Guide section provides a
reference packshot of the product as well as detailed information
on use, contraindications, precautions and adverse effects.
The Healthcare Handbook is:
- On the Ministry of Health's list as a requirement to complete a
- An essential OTC medicines reference text on the Pharmaceutical
Society's list of reference resources for every pharmacy
- A recommended text for students at Otago and Auckland Schools
of Pharmacy, Southern Institute of Technology, Bay of Plenty
Polytechnic, Academy NZ, UCOL, The Open Polytechnic of NZ.
- Recommended by PITO as a text for Certificate in Pharmacy
students (assistant and technician).
All subscribing retail and hospital pharmacies will
receive a complimentary copy of the Healthcare Handbook released in
Additional copies are available for $66.40 (GST
inclusive) and can be ordered online here or contact
Susan Tupp on email
or (09) 488 4293
There is the opportunity for companies to sponsor Common Disorder
categories with display advertising plus list their products in the
OTC Products Guide section.