For once, the Guild and RACGP agree on something
For once, the Pharmacy Guild and the RACGP are on the same page, with both groups voicing concerns about apps that allow patients to get a prescription after a quick online consultation.
Concerns include a lack of adequate interaction between patients and prescribers and the risk of misdiagnosis.
One app, InstantScripts, enables patients to get a script 24/7 for over 200 S4 medications by completing an online medical consultation.
The answers are “quickly reviewed” by a GP after which a