6CPA may feel force of Budget blues

Ensuring an equitable payment for dispensing remains the key item on the agenda at the upcoming Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement negotiations, says David Quilty, executive director of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia.

In his latest column in Guild newsletter, Forefront, Mr Quilty says anxiety levels across the profession are rising as 6CPA negotiations near, and the Federal Governments’ budgetary situation sours.