This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Read the latest issue online

Gold, incentives and meh

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.

Headline

Pharmacists to be given power to swap GP prescriptions during shortages from February

Comment

Last year, pharmacists called for the power to change GP prescriptions to ‘therapeutically equivalent generics’ when dispensing drugs, as this would allow them to make more money, as they earn more money from generics, compared to branded generics. GP's obviously have always wanted to make less money and their wishes have been listened to and actioned. Hmm why are GP's leaving and newbies not applying? Just cannot understand that!!

Posted date

25 Jan 2019

Posted time

8:01am

required
required
required