Cashing in thanks to pharmacy

The Pharmacist in General Practice Incentive Program (PIGPP) will save over a billion dollars on hospital admissions and more than a million dollars in PBS savings, an economic agency estimates.

The AMA has claimed potentially huge financial benefits from the program saying that there would be a $1.266 billion saving on the reduced number of hospitals admissions following severe adverse drug events (ADE).

The savings continue for the PBS with $180.6 million less