Business Support and Pharmacy Programs
The Pharmacy Needle & Syringe Program
Policies & Procedures
Policies and Procedures Pharmacy Needle and Syringe Program Terms and Conditions Pharmacy Needle and Syringe Program Hand Hygiene
Staff should ensure that the pharmacy’s procedure for hand hygiene is followed at all times.
Infection Control Guidelines
Pharmacies should maintain and follow a procedure for infection control.
Please ensure all staff are aware that adherence to the pharmacy's confidentiality policy is required with this service, as with any pharmacy service.
Pharmacy’s Little Helper
Pharmacy's Little Helper is also a great resource which covers a variety of information relating to harm minimisation.
In the event of a needle stick injury Disposal of a discarded needle and syringe Department of Health Contact the Clean Needle Helpline which provides information about removing discarded needles and syringes from public places and information about what to do after a needle stick injury. Freecall 1800 633 353 Additional Resources
Page last updated on: 04 March 2021