Push for greater HMR funding in 6CPA

A leading clinical pharmacist has endorsed Professional Pharmacists Australia’s call for greater funding of home medicine reviews in the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement (6CPA).

Consultant clinical pharmacist Debbie Rigby (pictured) believes the evidence-base available for the benefits of HMRs and RMMRs is aligned with the government’s desire to support programs with a proven outcome.

“HMRs and RMMRs need to be appropriately funded in the 6CPA. They are the only evidence-based, collaborative programs that have proved to be sustainable