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scope of practice


Local government vaccination service providers should receive the same fees as pharmacies for administering shots, a politician says  Former nurse turned politician, Georgie Crozier, is calling on the Victorian government …

TerryWhite Chemmart franchisor tells investors it is on track to top 600 stores nationwide  Pharmacist-delivered services are set to drive further growth for pharmaceutical wholesaler, Symbion, the Macquarie Australia Conference …

Health professionals need to put “personal squabbles and disputes” over scope of practice to one side for the betterment of public health  It’s May 1934 and the Australasian Journal of …

State and territory governments are being urged to authorise pharmacists to administer RSV vaccines  Changes to Queensland’s Extended Practice Authority – Pharmacists, which came into effect today (1 May 2024) …

Pharmacist prescribers at a limited number of Queensland pharmacies can now provide treatment for 22 conditions under a pilot program  Queensland’s Community Pharmacy Scope of Practice Pilot is now underway …

The red tape preventing pharmacists from helping their patients needs to be cut, according to one pharmacy stakeholder The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia has released its Pharmacist Prescribing position statement, …

Pharmacy owners are starting to change their pay models to reward staff based on their capacity to deliver new services, recruiter says  Pharmacists who upskill to deliver new services through …

Patients will soon benefit from faster access to care through state-based measures to expand pharmacists’ scope of practice  Pharmacists in South Australia and parts of Queensland will be able to provide …

Evidence will be key to ensuring pharmacist prescribing for UTIs becomes “usual practice” in NSW and ACT from May, researcher says  Data from Australia’s only clinical pharmacist prescribing trial is …

Pharmacists in South Australia will be able to support patients suffering with UTIs from March, minister confirms  Plans to expand pharmacists’ scope of practice in South Australia are on track, …

Government urged to invest in pharmacist-delivered services to improve access and equity of care  The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) is calling on the government to support patients’ access to …

Hospital pharmacists can help provide cost-effective health care by working to their full scope, they say in their pre-Budget submission The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia has outlined its …