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    ICPA Head Office has a list of pharmacy graduates looking for internship positions for 2019. These young, aspirant pharmacists cannot go further with their careers until they have completed an internship. If you are looking for that extra pair of hands in the dispensary and are an accredited training site please contact the ICPA office  or […]

  • World Aids Day 1 December

    Know Your Status Wear a red ribbon on Saturday 1st December and for the month of December to raise awareness around HIV and AIDS. As 7,2 million people in South Africa live with the knowledge that they are HIV positive and the government’s anti-retroviral programme is improving the life expectancy of many, ‘Know your status’ […]

  • ICPA Board of Directors 2019

    At the 7th ICPA AGM held at Gallagher Estate on 1st November 2018, elections for the Board of Directors was held. Congratulations to the new Board of Directors Sham Moodley – Chairman Mogologolo Phasha – Deputy Chair Simonè Eksteen – Treasurer Mehboob Cassim Rakesh Daya Kgabo Komape Pauline Randles We wish the new Board every […]

  • Pharmacist of the Year

    It is with great pleasure that we congratulate Simonè Eksteen on her award as the Mpumalanga Pharmacist of the Year. Simoné Eksteen, received an award for “going an extra mile to save lives” at the Health Excellence Awards. Simonè we are very proud of you and MG Eksteen Pharmacy and the energy you bring to […]

  • Discovery Vitality Wellness

    Discovery Vitality has circulated a newsletter concerning the discontinuation of the Wellness reporting portal Healthcare Professional zone. Please note that the portal will remain active through December and probably into the first quarter of 2019. ICPA is busy finding cost-effective solutions to ensure Vitality approved pharmacies are able to continue providing this valuable service to Discovery […]


    Come and get updated on the ICPA 2018 activities including legal, business and feedback from the 2018 AGM. Date: 20 November 2018 Time: 19h30 for 19h45 Venue: The River Club, Liesbeek Avenue, Observatory (directions) RSVP 021 671 4473 or

  • Interns available: 2019

    ICPA has been reliably informed that there are more than one hundred pharmacist interns that have not been able to secure internships, many having graduated in 2017. Sadly these young, aspirant pharmacists cannot go further with their careers and are desperately seeking internships. If you are looking for that extra pair of hands in the […]

  • FREE Testing: World Diabetes Day Participating Pharmacies

    These are the pharmacies who will be offering FREE diabetes testing for World Diabetes Day 2018. Click here to see the list.


    Please click here for the official notice of the 7th Annual General Meeting of the Independent Community Pharmacy Association. DATE Thursday, 1 November 2018 TIME 16h00 to 17h30 VENUE The Pharmacy Show, Gallagher Convention Centre, Hall 5, 19 Richards Dr, Halfway House, Midrand, 1685. Google map link. RSVP Tracey Walters at (021) 671 4473 or […]

  • Discovery Network Contracts 2019

    The deadline for submission of DH contracts for pharmacies on Pharmacist and Techknowledge is NOW – the network termination date is 31 October 2018, for BCX-Unisolve is 1 November. The deadline for Computassist, Propharm and Compharm is 16 November. To avoid having co-payments on your DH claims, sign and submit your contract to DH and your IT […]

  • The Pharmacy Show

    1 – 2 November 2018 • VENUE Gallagher Convention Centre • ADDRESS: Hall 5. 19 Richards Drive, Midrand. Johannesburg, Gauteng. South Africa • GALLAGHER CC COORDINTAES: 26.0026° S, 28.1303° E • OPENING TIMES: Day 1 – 08:30 – 17:00 • OPENING TIMES: Day 2 – 08:30 – 16:30 • FOOD & BEVERAGES: Wil be available for […]

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