Doctors secretly support pharmacy vaccinations, says Quilty

But politics is getting the in the way of best practice

GP groups secretly support pharmacist-administered flu vaccinations but are opposing them for political reasons, says the Pharmacy Guild.

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Executive director David Quilty has opened up about a conversation he had with a senior executive from a doctors’ organisation last year.

The unnamed executive made it clear their organisation thought it was a good idea for pharmacies to vaccinate as it enhanced access for patients unlikely to visit a doctor, he writes in the latest Forefront.

But the organisation couldn’t publicly