News Ltd reports misrepresent pharmacy: Guild

Reports in several News Limited papers, today, are misleading the public into believing that they are overpaying pharmacists for the medicines, the Pharmacy Guild of Australia says.

A Guild spokesperson hit out at claims that PBS price cuts were a result of the Federal Government stopping “overpayments” to pharmacies.

“This is an unfair slur on hard-working pharmacists who continue to provide PBS medicines at the best possible price to patients within a system in which they have no control over the PBS price – which is