Give money to GPs, not 6CPA: AMA

The Government is “better off” investing its money in general practice than paying for the expansion of pharmacist-led services in the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement, a senior AMA figure says.

AMA head of general practice Dr Brian Morton (pictured) says that recent moves by the PSA to advocate GP-type services in pharmacies were “disappointing” and “illogical”.

Writing in AMA publication Australian Medicine, Dr Morton argued that proposing to pay pharmacists a