Tassone responds to critics of Guild’s role in the 6CPA

Feedback on negotiations of the 6CPA has been positive from pharmacists according to a Pharmacy Guild of Australia leader.

Victorian branch president Anthony Tassone has used the Pharmacy News website to respond to a number of critics who claimed the Guild bargained for the optional $1 co-payment.

A theme among the close to 40 comments from Pharmacy News readers is that Guild is adding “spin” in a bid to gloss over negativity about the impact on pharmacy owners.

Mr Tassone denies the “spin” allegations and says the