Submission to the Pharmacy Board of Australia – pharmacist prescribing


Advocacy Reports and submissions 2019 reports and submissions Submission to the Pharmacy Board of Australia – pharmacist prescribing

Summary

Date: 15 April 2019

The RACGP provided comment to the Pharmacy Board of Australia consultation on proposed models for pharmacist prescribing. The proposed models are:

  • prescribing under a structured prescribing arrangement
  • prescribing under supervision
  • autonomous prescribing.

The RACGP opposes the models proposed by the Pharmacy Board of Australia in the primary care setting.