Upper Hunter embraces pharmacist script trial

February 8, 2024 10:20 am in by
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The State Government is claiming success this morning on a trial to access prescription medication without going to see a GP.

Under the trial, pharmacists can dispense medications for uncomplicated urinary tract infections and low-risk oral contraceptive pills.

From July 1 last year till January 18…there were 49 consultations recorded in Singleton, 19 in Muswellbrook and 18 in the Upper Hunter Shire.

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