NEW Staged Supply arrangements
under the Fifth Community
Pharmacy Agreement will now
allow pharmacists, when requested
by the prescriber, to dispense PBS
medicines in instalments for
patients with special needs.The above snippet is the first part of an article sent to subscribers in Pharmacy Daily's issue from 05 May 10 To see the full story, see the embedded issue below or CLICK HERE to download Pharmacy Daily from 05 May 10
LEADING pharmacy, consumer and Federal agencies want to see better use of existing funding and leverage digital health resources to improve quality use of medicines, discussions at the Medicines Safety Forum in Canberra revealed.
THOUSANDS of General Practitioners will receive a letter in the coming days from the Department of Health (DoH) aimed at cutting inappropriate prescribing of psychotrophic medicines, the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners’ (RACGP’s) newsGP revealed.