Supply slowdown

Pharmacies could face increased fees and charges as wholesalers fight to improve their financial position after the CSO was capped in the 6CPA.

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia today confirmed that the guaranteed supply period commitment for high volume PBS listed drugs has increased from the 24 hours to 72 hours.

“The CSO delivery standard will be increased to 72 hours. Well, the government and wholesalers have agreed that, that is the case under the new deed which is already in operation,” Guild executive director David