Professional and regulatory support

Helping pharmacies deliver the best in pharmacy practice and professional services

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COVID-19

The key place to find the most up to date information for all health professionals is the Ministry of Health website. Pharmacy-specific COVID-19 resources are posted on our website here. Please e-mail any questions to practice@psnz.org.nz.

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Everyday Resources

Our most-used resources for everyday pharmacy practice including the PSNZ Pharmacy Practice e-Handbook, the pharmacist-only medicines list, links to clinical/medicines information resources, and tools/information to support you in meeting Medsafe Pharmacy Quality Audit requirements.

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NZ Standardised Oral Formulations

Standardised batch sheets ensure that consistent strengths of these products are prepared across all areas of the health sector. The batch sheets published here are created and maintained by the Compounding Working Group, a sub-committee of the HQSC Medication Safety Expert Advisory Group. Latest update June 2020

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Submissions and Position Statements

Submissions made by PSNZ to external consultations and position statements developed by PSNZ for the profession.

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Antimicrobial Indication Initiative

For World Antimicrobial Awareness Week this year DHB public hospitals have united on an initiative to improve documentation of the indication on prescriptions for antimicrobials. The resources are available for download here.

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Antibiotic Amnesty

World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2020 starts on Wednesday 18th November. Resources for pharmacies to run an ‘Antibiotic Amnesty’ to help raise public awareness of antimicrobial resistance and wise use of antibiotics are available for download here.

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