The pharmacy wage debate

An employee pharmacist says while pharmacies are undoubtedly suffering in the current economic and regulatory climate, their pharmacist staff should not be the scapegoats.

In the latest issue of Australian Prescriber NSW pharmacist Michelle Edwards wrote in response to a recent editorial on pharmacy profits.

She wrote: “I enjoyed reading the Pharmacy Guild’s perspective on troubles facing the industry. However, the editorial failed to mention the financial troubles facing community pharmacists who are