Poll: Is the 6CPA a winner?
Will the agreement benefit your pharmacy?
Pharmacists are now calculating the balance sheet after the 6CPA was officially signed off on this week by the Pharmacy Guild of Australia and the Federal Government.
The agreement includes expanded funding for professional services, a new handling fee for dispensing PBS medicines which de-links pharmacy from PBS-related price fluctuations and a commitment to extend location rules through to 2020.
Debate continues about PBS-related measures such as the controversial co-payment discount.
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