The first seeds of APHS are sown with the partnership of Tom Ryan and Paul Risitano open a specialist hospital pharmacy service for St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital in Brisbane.
Expansion occurs to include aged care pharmacy services across Brisbane and hospital services to the Gold Coast.
APHS win a 15 year contract for to provide services at Australia's largest private hospital.
We bring dose administration automation to Australia, ensuring a new level of efficiency and accuracy for medication management in residential aged care.
APHS merges with Active Care, ushering Stuart Giles and Cathie Reid into the partnership and an organisational expansion down the eastern seaboard.
National Finalist in the Excellence in People Management category in the Medium Sized enterprise category.
We win an Australian Business Award for the APHS Sachet System Medication Repackaging product
We expand APHS Pharmacy into Western Australia after we're awarded the first of several large hospital pharmacy contracts, delivering a truly national platform
Stuart is named the Regional Winner for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, publicly recognising his commercial acumen
We participate in our first Take a Hike, raising funds to support AEIOU's early intervention program for children with autism. Stuart’s mankini set the bar very high for craziest costumes worn for the 40km hike!
Cathie is named the Commonwealth Bank Business Owner of the Year at the 2011 National Telstra Business Women’s Awards
Symbion (a member of the EBOS group) acquire APHS Packaging, giving the business access to their expertise in delivering drug wholesaling and logistic solutions to community pharmacies across Australia.
Born from an APHS strategy, Icon was formed to provide comprehensive cancer care through a national network of day oncology clinics – integrating specialist consultation, day cancer care, pharmacy and radiation oncology.
Led by Cathie, we complete our first Very Special Kids Treadmill Challenge and raise more than $20,000. Stuart and the team back up the following year and it's now fully established as an annual event!
We develop our first Google Glass proof of concept. This app gives pharmacists information about medications such as interactions, warnings and risks
The Epic brand is launched in spectacular fashion! We announce our new name at a paint-splattered launch day. There were fireworks, music and the unveiling of our new designer uniforms.