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Pharmacist interview: Mayez Hijazi

Pharmacist interview: Mayez Hijazi

Mayez Hijazi is a qualified Pharmacist and Medicine Review Specialist at Claims Pharmacy. Learn more about him in our spotlight interview. Why is it important to review ...
The importance of mental health

The importance of mental health

In recent years, there has been a shift in focus throughout the community on the importance of the mental health and wellbeing of Australians. Through campaigns such as R U OK, ...
Pharmacist interview: Chantelle Turner

Pharmacist interview: Chantelle Turner

Chantelle Turner is a qualified Pharmacist, Leader, Mentor, and Coach at Claims Pharmacy. Learn more about her in our spotlight interview. What is your role at Claims Pharmacy? ...
MediReady: Your partner in health

MediReady: Your partner in health

Our MediReady program is a flexible and individualised program that helps support and empower injured people to make more informed decisions about their medication use. We use a ...

Opioid management

When a physical injury occurs, whether in the workplace or a car accident, a key part of treatment and recovery is pain management. Opioids may be prescribed to reduce pain injured people may face. However, opioids can come with dangerous and sometimes fatal side effects, which is why understanding what they are, how they work and how to safely manage their usage is extremely important. Opioids are strong analgesic medications that relieve pain, rather than address the cause of the pain. Opioids work by binding to opioid receptors found in the central and peripheral nervous system and the gastrointestinal tract. They were initially developed to treat cancer pain and remain the most ...