5CPA funds not 'funnelled' inappropriately: Guild

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has dismissed calls for Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement negotiations to be delayed in the wake of the Audit Commission report.

The Australian National Audit Office report, released yesterday, raised concerns over aspects of the administration and negotiation of the Fifth Community Pharmacy Agreement.

Its claims of 5CPA money being moved between programs without ministerial approval and lack of documentation of key areas of negotiation have led to calls for 6CPA negotiations to be halted while an