Pharmacist on government advisory committee

Bruce Elliott, president of PSA (Queensland) has been appointed to the federal government’s new Primary Health Care Advisory Group.

The group will investigate options to provide better care for people with complex and chronic illness; innovative care and funding models; better recognition and treatment of mental health conditions; and greater connection between primary health care and hospital care.”

The appointment of Mr Elliot was announced by the Health Minister Sussan Ley, and follows advocacy by the PSA for a pharmacist appointment to the 15-member