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Wednesday 24 May 2017

EBOS hospital
vertical integration
Pharmacist advice trusted Canada drug $ stress
The Canadian government is
Australians turn to specialist Blackmores also commissioned looking to amend its drug pricing
EBOS yesterday confirmed regulations to better protect
healthcare professionals for trusted research by Lonergan Research
a binding agreement for the Canadians from paying excessive
advice about their or their familys revealing Australians rank trust
acquisition of HPS, Australias prices for patented drugs, according
wellbeing, with doctors and in health and wellbeing (ranked
largest provider of outsourced to a report from the Regulatory
pharmacists coming out on top in a number 1) above all other key
pharmacy Affairs Professionals Society.
new Readers Digest survey. aspects of their lives, including
services to Canada says its Patented
The primary reasons for trusting personal relationships (at position
hospitals Medicine Prices Review Board
pharmacists and doctors were their 2) and finances (3).
(PD breaking (PMPRB) compares Canadas
training, education and experience, Of Gen Y participants, 40% said
news prices with seven other countries,
the respondents said. they turn to the internet for health
yesterday). including the US, to determine if it
The annual study also highlights advice, double their Baby Boomer
Valued at is over-paying for medications.
brands, with Blackmores taking counterparts, while Gen Y are the
$154 million, Under the new proposal Canada
out the Most Trusted Vitamins and most likely to turn to online peer-
the purchase would no longer use US or
Supplements Brand to-peer sources,
both Switzerland as comparators and
in Australia category blogs or social
complements would add seven other countries:
for the ninth year media for advice
and extends Australia, Belgium, Japan,
running. when seeking
EBOS existing Australian hospital Netherlands, Norway, South Korea
Blackmores md for Australia & answers or making decisions about
business and provides a new and Spain.
New Zealand Dave Fenlon said it their own, or their families health
platform for expansion in this
was an honour that Australians and wellbeing.
important market, the company
had again placed their trust in While the GP and pharmacist
Blackmores as part of the Readers remain trusted advisors, Fenlon Aussies buy Aus-made
HPSs transformational growth
Digest annual award. said he was also encouraged by the If ITS Australian made,
over the past five years has seen
Blackmores is committed to opportunity that digital platforms Australians prefer to buy it where
it provide its pharmacy hospital
earning our consumers trust by provide to encourage and motivate possible, according to a new poll
services to 100 sites with 580 staff.
maintaining our leading quality people about their health. from Roy Morgan research.
EBOS ceo Patrick Davies (pictured)
standards, investing in research and He highlighted the free More than two thirds of
said HPS was an important strategic
offering expert advisory services, Blackmores Naturopathic Advisory Australians (69.9%) would give
investment as it provides the
said Fenlon. Service where consumers can speak preference to buying genuine
Group with a vertically integrated
We believe thats why to a range of qualified naturopaths, Australian-made products, the
model in a market segment that
Australians have entrusted us with including a lactation consultant. study showed.
has attractive long term growth
their health and wellbeing for
prospects, including the continued
years, he added.
introduction of new drugs.
The acquisition of HPS continues Win with
EBOS history of expansion in both
the Australian and New Zealand Swisse study starts This week Pharmacy Daily and Australis are giving away each day
a Midas Touch Serum Primer.
hospital markets where it is the Swisse Wellness has
leading provider of wholesale announced that the first female Illuminate skin from within with the new Australis Midas Touch
pharmaceutical services. participant is enrolled in the Serum Primer that will help you prep and prime skin to achieve
By virtue of this acquisition, Swisse High Strength Cranberry a natural and healthy glow. With flecks of gold and a splash of
EBOS will be the leading provider supplementation for prevention honey, sweep this serum over your face to feel refreshed, hydrated
of outsourced pharmacy services of recurrent urinary tract infection and ready for the day. The water based formula is lightweight and
in the Australian hospital sector, trial, which is the first trial under ensures a natural look, and also contains Vitamin E and Gardenia
Davies added. the companys CSIRO strategic Flora Extract to help soothe and brighten your skin tone. For more
The key management of HPS will Research Agreement signed last information head to
continue to operate the business year (PD 27 Oct 16). To win, be the first person from WA to send the correct answer
under EBOS ownership, with The trial will run for a two-year to the question below to
HPS forming part of the groups period, with 300 participants
What does it contain?
Institutional Healthcare business recruited across sites in both
division. Australia and China. Congratulations to yesterdays winner, Mirandah Crossett from Department of Health QLD.

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