The NHVPA supports pharmacists in Newcastle and The Hunter Valley through continuing professional development and by connecting local people 


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To find out which Pharmacies in the Hunter are vaccinating, click the following link:

Pharmacies in the Hunter Vaccinating by Suburb.pdf

Are LOCKDOWNS and other restrictions worth it? Well, YES!

Country Population Deaths Rate per 1000 Multiple of Aus
USA 328,000,000 628,000 1.91 49.65
Brazil 211,000,000 574,000 2.72 70.54
UK 66,000,000 131,000 1.98 51.47
Australia 25,360,000 978 0.04 1.00
 The table shows that without restrictions, the death rate in Australia could have been FIFTY to SEVENTY TIMES higher. (August 2021)

Is getting vaccinated worth it? Well, YES again!

The table below shows that Not Fully Vaccinated people are

* THREE TIMES more likely to catch COVID-19,

* nearly FOUR times more likely to need hospitalisation and

* TEN TIMES more likely to die than Fully Vaccinated people

(Source Wisconsin Dept of Health Services July 2021)

Welcome to the NHVPA

The NHVPA is a PHARMACIST organisation, supporting any and all Pharmacists in the Newcastle and Hunter Valley regions, including University students, Interns, Hospital, Community and Industry Pharmacists.

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Click on 'View Member Directory' above. then 'Advanced Search'. Scroll down and click 'Yes' next to Locum Pharmacist, then click 'Search'. The current list will be displayed.

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If you are a locum looking for work, login to the site, then click on your name that is at the TOP of the page. Click 'Edit Profile', then mark yourself as a locum. Your name will appear whenever the search above is performed. Make sure your phone number and/ or email address are current

The NHVPA need your help to improve the services we provide. 

2017 saw a great improvement in attendance of our Education evenings, with 2018 starting off even better. Nonetheless, we are constantly looking for ideas to improve what we offer and how we communicate.

The NHVPA survey will only take a few minutes to complete and will help us provide a better association. To complete the survey please click on the following link. 

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