These 10 standards are set to thwart pharmacists' prescribing push

At least, that's according to the AMA

The AMA has launched a set of minimum standards in a bid to stop independent prescribing by pharmacists.

Dr Tony Bartone
AMA president Dr Tony Bartone.

The standards have been specifically drawn up to address the current push for autonomous pharmacist prescribing, the AMA admits.

They are “all about putting the interests of patients first”, and “providing governments with strong evidence to reject attempts by unauthorised or