Victorian Parliament to probe role of pharmacy

Pharmacy leaders have welcomed the decision by the Victorian Legislative Council to inquire into the role and opportunities for community pharmacy in primary and preventative care.

The inquiry will examine: the role of pharmacies in post-acute health care, aged care, personalised medication management and vaccinations; enhanced role of pharmacies in other jurisdictions such as Qld and NT with respect to influenza immunisation services; role of community pharmacies in rural