NPS Medicinewise - What's new en-au Latest tools and information about medicines, health conditions and medical tests from NPS Medicinewise Copyright 2012 NPS Medicinewise Health/Medicines What's new — NPS Medicinewise Brief item: Umeclidinium (Incruse Ellipta) for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease An NPS RADAR In Brief item of this drug will be published in early December. Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Marketing Design Lead Champion marketing strategies and tactical marketing plans for new and existing products, programs and markets Surry Hills location – short walk from Central Station Great staff benefits! Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Clinical Engagement Support Officer Do you have advanced support, co-ordination and administration skills? Get involved in the promotion of NPS MedicineWise activities to primary care practitioners Great staff benefits! Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Medical Writer Passionate about health care? Want to work with the best in the health industry? Great Surry Hills location – short walk from Central Station. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Website Indexer & Metadata Analyst (part-time) Be responsible for indexing NPS MedicineWise digital content. Close to Central. Great staff benefits! Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Fatigue Fatigue is a symptom that many of us will experience at some point in our life. Find out more about possible causes fatigue and simple lifestyle changes you can make to help manage fatigue. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Overuse of pain relievers poses a safety risk for Australians Many Australians have exceeded the maximum daily dose of over-the-counter painkillers, a recent poll suggests, potentially posing significant risks to their health Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:00:00 +1100 Information Security Analyst (15 week maximum term contract) Are you an expert in information security? Do you enjoy working in collaboration with multiple stakeholders? Great Surry Hills location – short walk from Central Station. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Technology Team Lead Do you have outstanding leadership skills? Want to design cutting edge technology solutions? Great employee benefits! Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Be Medicinewise Week 13–19 October Take the Medicinewise challenge – 5 questions. Find out if you are medicinewise and how to get the best from your medicines. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Are you taking your prescription medicines as prescribed? During Be Medicinewise Week 2014 we urge Australians to be medicinewise with prescription medicines. While a high number of respondents take prescribed meds, advice on taking medicines safely and effectively is not always followed Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:00:00 +1100 Digital Producer (maternity leave cover) Are you passionate about digital information solutions? Would you like the opportunity to manage projects? Interested in joining a dynamic team? Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Be safe and wise with complementary medicines this Be Medicinewise Week Australians spend over $1bill. each year on complementary medicines. In Be Medicinewise Week 2014 we urge the importance of telling your health professional about all the medicines you take to avoid the risk of interactions Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:00:00 +1100 Does your medicine cabinet need a clean out? Many Australians keep expired medicines in their home A new survey shows the average Australian has more than 9 different medicines in their home - and many of these are out-of-date. In Be Medicinewise Week 2014 we remind Australians of the importance of medication safety and being medicinewise. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:00:00 +1100 Should I take my medicines with or without food? Food can affect how medicine works or cause unwanted side effects. Some medicines come with label recommendations about when they should be taken with respect to food/drink, eg,'Take on an empty stomach'. If you are unsure, check with your doctor or pharmacist. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1100 Level 2 Heading Prescription - Placeholder page description Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:33:16 +1100 Section 1.2 Prescription - Placeholder page description Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:19:52 +1100 Section 1.1 Prescription - Placeholder page description Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:19:41 +1100 Prescriptions Prescription - Placeholder page description Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:40:07 +1100 Tricks of the trade in drug promotion Direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs is prohibited in Australia, but drugs are advertised to healthcare professionals. An article in the latest Australian Prescriber examines the issue Thu, 02 Oct 2014 19:00:00 +1000