AMA out of touch on vaccinations: Guild

The AMA’s calls for the Queensland Government’s Chief Health Officer to scrap the recently announced pharmacist immunisation program show the organisation is out of touch, the Pharmacy Guild of Australia believes.

Responding to claims made by Dr Stephen Hambleton (pictured), AMA president, that pharmacist vaccination services could be “dangerous” and the program should be “stopped immediately”, the Guild said the pilot was a “timely and safe step towards the sensible use of the