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Webinar - Patient counselling and medicine information - does one size fit all?
Audience: PSSA members
Presented on 15 August 2018

Panellists: Dr Mariet J Eksteen (Session facilitator), Mr Gary Black (Cape Western Province Branch), Dr Mariëtta Basson (School of Pharmacy, North-West University)

PowerPoint presentation - download here
Handout document 1 - Patient counselling reference document - download here
Handout document 2 - Article: Pharmacists, communication preferences and care - download here
Handout document 3 - Article: Value of personality types - download here
Listen again to Webinar recording - click here

Webinar - How to respond to a complaint from
SAPC
Audience: PSSA and ICPA members
Presented on 9 Mei 2018
Panellists: Dr Mariet J Eksteen (Session facilitator), Ms Jackie Maimin (ICPA CEO), Ms Debbie Hoffmann (SAPC Senior Manager: Legal Services and Professional Conduct), Mr Sham Moodley (ICPA Chair of the Board of Directors)

PowerPoint presentation part 1 - download here
PowerPoint presentation part 2 - download here
Handout document 1 - Chapter V of the Pharmacy Act - dowload here
Handout document 2 - Regulations relating to the conduct of inquiries in terms of Chapter V of the Act - download here
Handout document 3 - Rules relating to acts and omissions "Ethical Rules" - download here
Handout document 4 - Rules relating to the Code of Conduct - download here
Questions and Answers from participants - download here
Listen again to Webinar recording - click here


PSSA Webinar for Final Year Pharmacy Students on CVs and Interview skills

Audience: PSSA final year student members
Presented on 19 April 2018
Presenter: Dr Mariet J Eksteen

PowerPoint presentation - download here
Example of CV layout - download here
Example of CV cover letter - download here
Example of interview questions - download here
Listen again to Webinar recording - click here


SAPC HOPS meeting report - download here
Norms and Standards for healthcare establishments - download here


Report on the Internship Placement Survey conducted by the PSSA - December 2017

The PSSA conducted two surveys on internship placements during December 2017 and collected data from both the unemployed final year pharmacy students who were unable to secure an internship position at that time and pharmacy managers or responsible pharmacists who are in the position to employ pharmacy staff. The full report can be downloaded here.


Changes in schedules - S1 and S2 - download here
Changes in schedules - S3 and S8 - download here

Board Notice 183 - download here
Board Notice 184 - download here

Call up registrations: bacterial strains - download here

Proposed changes to the PHC STG and EML

Betamethasone anorexia palliative care - download here
Betamethasone fatigue palliative care - download here

Bisacodyl supp constipation palliative care - download here

Midazolam buccal-dosing status epilepticus - download here

Morphine syrup dyspnoea in palliative care - download here
Morphine syrup dyspnoea in palliative care - download here

Chapter 12 STI 4C - download here
Chapter 12 STI R4C - download here
Chapter 14 MSS 4C - download here
Chapter 14 MSS R4C - download here
Chapter 21 Emergencies 4C - download here
Chapter 21 Emergencies R4C - download here
Chapter 22 Palliative Care 4C - download here
Chapter 22 Palliative Care R4C - download here

Guidelines for the motivation of a new medicine on the National EDL - click here (4Mb) 

National TB Management Guidelines 2015 - download here

NHI White paper Dec 2015 - download here

Healthcare Market Inquiry documents:

PSSA submission to Market Inquiry - 20141027 - download here

HMI presentation outline - download here

PSSA HMI Presentation - download here

Notes to HMI presentation - download here

 

Antimicrobial Resistance National Strategy Framework (741Kb) 2014 - 2024 - download here

NICE guidance: antimicrobial stewardship (201Kb) - download here

Antibiotics Handle With Care toolkit(1Mb) - download here

WHO Antibiotic Resistance: Multi-country survey (1Mb) - download here


FIP report: Sustainability of pharmacy services (pdf 1.9Mb) - download here


Fees payable in terms of Act 101 of 1965 - download here

Undesirable medicines Gazette 1 - download here

Undesirable medicines Gazette 2 - download here


Vaccination schedule 2015 - click here

Vaccination tag - click here


GPP rules for implementation (pdf 867kb) - click here


Revised Schedules document (pdf 1Mb) - click here


Schedule changes - 20 Sept 2013 - click here

Schedule changes - Emergency care providers, paramedics, dental therapists and optometrists - click here


Employment Equity

Click here to access the document from the Department of Labour on how to successfully complete an Employment Equity Report


Promotional videos

Link to Pharmacy Education - click here
Link to Community Pharmacy - click here
Link to Hospital Pharmacy - click here
Link to Manufacturing Pharmacy - click here
Link to Protecting the Patient- click here


2013 Contraception Clinical Guidelines (1.4Mb) - click here


Wholesale and retail determination 2013 (414kb) - click here