Member News

TENDER OPPORTUNITY – Community pharmacy software industry partnership

10 February 2017

Tenders.Net Ref # 930753 Location ALL Brief Description Community pharmacy software industry partnership Tendering Firm: Australian Digital Health Agency Closing: 17/03/2017 – 05:00 pm Documentation: Click here for documents or further information Contact: All communications with the Agency relating to this offer should be made with the following contact person: Ian Davies – communitydispensingsystems@digitalhealth.gov.au The Agency…

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TENDER OPPORTUNITY – ADHA Secure Messaging

10 February 2017

Tenders.Net Ref # 930754 Location ALL Brief Description Secure messaging proof of concept projects Tendering Firm: Australian Digital Health Agency Closing: 03/03/2017 – 05:00 pm Documentation: Click here for documents or further information Contact: Any queries should be emailed to eoi_securemessaging@digitalhealth.gov.au. Registration is required to receive amendments and clarifications during the tender process. Registration to…

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ADHA – Community Pharmacy Event Slides

09 February 2017

Please find below the presentation given by ADHA to our Community Pharmacy members in Melbourne this week. Industry Briefing 7 Feb 2017 An alternate version will be available on the ADHA website which will include responses to the questions posed (policy questions on slide 28). Once ADHA have sourced the full information to respond to…

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STAKEHOLDER MEETINGS – MSIA in Canberra

03 February 2017

President Emma Hossack will be on the ground in Canberra talking to a number of key government departments and agencies and related organisations. Meetings already confirmed: Paul Madden (DoH) Caroline Edwards (DHS) Peter O’Hallaran (CIO ACT Health) Minister Gillespie Minister Wyatt Pharmacy Guild of Australia AMA Australian Immunisation Register Should you have any comments or…

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READ – Submission to the ICT Procurement Strategy Taskforce

31 January 2017

The MSIA lodged an official submission today to the Department of the Prime Minister’s ICT Procurement Task force. READ THE SUBMISSION – ICT Procurement Task force Submission – January 2017 For more information on the Task Force, objectives and proposals visit – https://ict-procurement.pmc.gov.au/Default/Overview  All MSIA submissions are available in the members’ resource section of the website, accessible…

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Recommendations made by the PBAC – December 2016

27 January 2017

  The recommendations from the December 2016 Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) meeting are now available.

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MEMBER FEEDBACK – Submission to the ICT Procurement Strategy Taskforce

27 January 2017

One of our greatest challenges is government procurement. Our colleagues in ABSIA, the newly formed Association for the Business Software Industry is on the round table & keeping an eye out for us and asking for any feedback in addition to our proposed submission. Members can view the draft submission HERE and forward any feedback or comments…

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Medicines Safety Programme Steering Group

24 January 2017

We have a member representative attending the second Medicines Safety Programme Steering Group  meeting on Wednesday, 15 February in Brisbane. Any questions or issues you’d like to see raised at the meeting please send these through to eo@msia.com.au ABOUT THE ADHA Medicines Safety Programme Steering Group the Medicines Safety Programme focused on leveraging technological advancements…

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LAST OPPORTUNITY FOR MEMBER FEEDBACK – Australian Digital Health Strategy MSIA Submission

24 January 2017

The MSIA called upon volunteers back in December to create a working group to develop a submission on behalf of the organisation to ADHA regarding the future digital health strategy. The working group has been meeting regularly over the last two months to put together a strong submission and have produced a draft paper available…

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