Alliance honours excellence
PHARMACY Alliance has named Woodvale Pharmacy in Western Australia as the group’s first ever Alliance Pharmacy of the Year, with the accolade part of the annual Pharmacy Alliance Members Forum last week on Hamilton Island.
Other winners included Nhill Pharmacy in Vic for Partner Pharmacy of the Year, honoured for its “amazing community engagement and focus on health outcomes through social media and customer events”; and NSW’s Oberon Pharmacy as Member Pharmacy of the Year which had consistently implemented Pharmacy Alliance member programs and ini a ves at a high standard.
Pharmacy Alliance CEO Darren Dye, pictured with India Hasley, Retail Manager of Woodvale Pharmacy WA, said the winners were selected based on their support for Pharmacy Alliance programs including generic, private label, OTC branded ranges and marke ng execu on ‐ along with their influence on community health outcomes.
“There are so many outstanding Member Pharmacies in our 600‐ plus strong network that it was a very difficult task, but we were able to narrow the field down to one very worthy winner in each of our three pharmacy categories,” he said.
Dye also named BioCeu cals as Pharmacy Alliance Supplier of the Year 2018, with members of the group having widely supported the practioner‐only range.