Pharmacy opponents join forces to call for CPA inquiry

The Consumer’s Health Forum (CHF), the Royal College of Physicians (RACP) and the Royal College of General Practitioners (RACGP) have joined forces to express “grave concerns” over the recent 5CPA audit report.

In a letter addressed to Health Minister Sussan Ley, the organisations call on the government to initiate a thorough review of the future of the Community Pharmacy Agreement to inform future policy.

According to the groups, the findings of the 5CPA audit report indicate that the CPA as a health policy instrument “falls short”