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3,000 pharmacy closures could be 'disaster' for GPs

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They are hoping to close pharmacies by stealth I.e. Reducing payments until the small can't survive. I can't see them keeping payments at a level where a rural dispensary would be an attractive option. I imagine that they could have their eyes on rural dispensaries too as they'll feel that remote pharmacies can do their job even easier as they don't offer other services.

Posted date

17 Feb 2016

Posted time

7:15am

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