How to avoid turf wars with local GPs

Pharmacists share their health service success strategies

It is essential for pharmacies to reach out to local GPs before implementing health services in pharmacies, say pharmacists who have published a study on successful strategies.

How to avoid turf wars with local GPs

They conducted in-depth interviews with 26 other pharmacists to identify what makes health services successful.

Pharmacists point to collaboration with GPs being essential to avoid the “whole turf war thing that seems to be going on at the moment”, the research team from Griffith and Curtin universities report in Research in Social and