A new direction

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has endorsed the Pharmacist in General Practice Program (PIGPP), as long as the concept is not funded out of the 6CPA

In addition, the Guild is advocating for sessional ‘outreach community pharmacists’ who would be employed by community pharmacies, but could be hired by general practices on an as-required basis.

Using these “existing trained pharmacists and infrastructure” would “maximise efficiency