The hot topics

The hot topics on Pharmacy News this week included the conduct charges which arise if barcodes are not scanned, the scraping of CSU's pharmacy degree from their Wagga Wagga campus and the proposed cuts to penalty rates.

Scan or face conduct charges

Wow. So instead of dealing with the atrocious working conditions, the oversupply of poor-quality pharmacists, and the horrendous career prospects for pharmacists which lead to desperate employment situations, the Board decides to kick them while they are down. It just beggars belief how hopeless the governance of this profession is at every