HMR cap will impact 97 pharmacists: Guild

The majority of pharmacists and pharmacies will be unaffected by the decision to implement monthly caps on HMR and MedsCheck programs, the Pharmacy Guild of Australia believes.

Speaking to Pharmacy News, a Guild spokesperson said the decision to restrict accredited pharmacists from claiming for more than 20 HMRs a month would have little or no impact on 97% of them.

“The decision to implement the cap on HMRs was based on evidence that the majority of accredited pharmacists were