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GPs told to refuse third party script orders in bid to cut medicines waste

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The problem is very real. The typical example we have encountered in here is particularly when elderly patients were admitted to hospital . Neither GP nor the pharmacy was aware of this. Then when the patients were discharged home days later , bags of repeat prescriptions were on the doorsteps . Many of the repeat prescriptions were already stopped or changed during the admission .

Posted date

05 Oct 2016

Posted time

11:55am

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