Pharmacy health checks will spark ‘turf war’: AMA

Giving the Pharmacy Guild of Australia the green light to provide in-store health checks will spark a 'turf war' with GPs, the AMA warns.

Dr Mason Stevenson, an AMA Queensland GP representative, hit out at the Guild’s pre-Budget submission, released yesterday, which called for funding for in-store screening services and health checks, to reduce the burden on GPs and lower health costs.

Speaking to the Bundaberg News Mail