Newly revamped Walk-in pharmacy launched with old-school, caring approach

Medipost Pharmacy Media release   Newly revamped Walk-in pharmacy launched with old-school, caring approach Pop in for all your self-medication, chronic and acute medicine needs  Thursday, 5 December 2019, For 28 years, Medipost Pharmacy has served the country’s chronic medicine needs through its national courier pharmacy operations. On Wednesday, 4 December, a new chapter in …

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Rising to President’s SAFE toilet challenge ahead of World Toilet Day

Medipost Holdings Media release   Rising to President’s SAFE toilet challenge ahead of World Toilet Day Upgraded kitchen and no more pit latrines at North West’s Sunrise Crèche   President Cyril Ramaphosa’s call to business to help eradicate dangerous pit latrines from schools has been taken up with a recent intervention that saw new flush …

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Millions saved for medical schemes and their members

Medipost Holdings Media release   Millions saved for medical schemes and their members Medicine costs reduced through a continuum of care   In just a single year, one South African courier pharmacy company saved the South African healthcare industry over R157 million on medicine costs, contributing to its sustainability through containing medical costs and improving …

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Knowledge is power against the fake and substandard drug trade

Medipost Pharmacy Media release   Knowledge is power against the fake and substandard drug trade Beware the dangers of illicit and counterfeit medicines   The criminal trade in counterfeit and stolen medicines threatens hundreds of thousands of lives globally each year, often preying on the most desperate and vulnerable individuals. Public awareness and responsible pharmacy …

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Pharmacy advice in home language promotes safe and effective medicine use

Medipos Holdings Media release   Pharmacy advice in home language promotes safe and effective medicine use Patients empowered with telephonic medicine advice in all South African languages   Monday, 2 September 2019, September is National Pharmacy Month, which aims to draw attention to the importance of using medicines responsibly for maximum benefit and to prevent …

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Medipost brightens up retirement home

Medipost Holdings Media release   Medipost brightens up retirement home Tea party for residents of freshly renovated seniors’ home   Wednesday, 28 August 2019, The A re Aganeng Old Age Home in Makapanstad, near Hammanskraal, recently received a welcome ‘facelift’ with a fresh coat of pale turquoise paint courtesy of Medipost Holdings, and the seniors …

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Mobilising the power of education to break the cycle of poverty

Medipost Holdings Media release   Mobilising the power of education to break the cycle of poverty   Wednesday, 3 July 2019, Growing up in a community where household budgets are so tight that speaking about your need for shoes, winter clothing, feminine hygiene necessities or even stationery could mean the rest of your family may …

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High-tech innovation in chronic medicine dispensing enhances patient experience

Medipost Holdings   Media release    High-tech innovation in chronic medicine dispensing enhances patient experience   Large-scale Western Cape Health Chronic Dispensary Unit takes efficiency to new heights    Monday, 1 July 2019 Innovative cutting-edge technology, the first of its kind in the southern hemisphere, is being utilised at the Western Cape Government Health (WCGH) …

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Where logistics and pharmacy requirements meet

MediLogistics Media release   Where logistics and pharmacy requirements meet Transporting medicines safely and reliably to serve South Africa’s needs   Medicines, chronic medicines in particular, are a lifeline for a significant proportion of the South African population. However, the efficacy of certain medicines isreliant on the conditions under which they are kept until they …

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And then there was light

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And then there was light

CSI initiative sees households equipped with solar powered lighting

Tuesday, 16 April 2019, The recent wave of loadshedding has given the wider South African public just a small inkling of the daily realities facing households that do not have electricity supply, particularly in the hours after dark. A recent corporate social investment initiative saw Medipost Holdings team up with Kamcare’s Project Sunshine to provide solar powered lighting to 50 households in an informal settlement in Roodeplaat, northeast of Pretoria.

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