Rural pharmacies vital to bridging health gap: Quilty

The gap in health services between rural and urban Australia requires definitive action by government at all levels, according to a senior figure within the Pharmacy Guild of Australia.

In the latest edition of Guild newsletter Forefront, executive director David Quilty noted that under almost every health indicator, rural Australians were materially worse off, and pharmacy could play a key role in bridging the health divide.

Pointing to the fact that over 800 of