Benefits

  • Maximises a patient’s benefit from their medication regimen & prevents medication-related problems
  • A team approach involving the patient’s GP and accredited pharmacist builds report between the allied health team
  • There is evidence to show that collaboration between doctors and pharmacists can result in better patient care and medication management.
  • Integrating the pharmacist’s role into primary care practices has also been shown to improve the treatment of many conditions and increase patients’ knowledge of drugs, and improve adherence to their medications.