Pharmacists and GPs pioneer new ways of working
A Tasmanian pharmacist will be breaking new ground in the state when he takes up his position in a GP practice next week.
In Penrith, western Sydney, a Bloom’s pharmacy is about to welcome its first resident GP. And nearby, a GP practice is embarking on a funded trial in which a non-dispensing pharmacist will sit in on prescription-review consultations.
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