Pharmacist suspended over dispensing issues
A pharmacist has had his registration suspended for two years after a tribunal found he had engaged in unsatisfactory professional conduct and professional misconduct.
Bankstown, NSW, pharmacist Tareq Ahmed was prosecuted by the Health Care Complaints Commission for:
- Making false entries in the Pharmacy dispensing system
- Making false entries in the Schedule 8 dangerous drugs register (DD register)
- Not accounting for missing Schedule 4D and Schedule 8 drugs
- Not keeping the Schedule 8 safe key on his person
At a hearing,