Tribunal punishment in US online script scheme

The Pharmacy Tribunal of NSW in August found pharmacist Susan Shaffer guilty of professional misconduct in relation to a scheme she conducted from 2005 and 2007 where prescriptions from US doctors would go to a pharmacy in Canada, which then electronically sent the prescriptions to her.

She would forward the prescriptions to GP Dr John McKenzie, who would access patient data and authorise her to dispense. Dr McKenzie would visit the pharmacy and sign