Provide a range of medication and other health services to patients in their homes.
Rural and Indigenous Health
The standard of health care for rural areas should be equal to the standards available in metropolitan areas. The Pharmacy Guild of Australia (the Guild) is guided by the principle that all Australians have a right to equity and access to community pharmacy services.
This resource gives a general overview of the regulations pharmacy owners need to comply with in order to provide a vaccination service to their customers in their pharmacies.
Community pharmacy has an essential role to play in ensuring pharmacy services are available throughout an emergency situation to provide those affected with adequate care. All community pharmacies should have an Emergency Management Plan (EMP).