Professional autonomy, right or responsibility to nepalese pharmacists.
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: BASTAKOTI, Suresh (Shree Birendra Hospital, Pharmacy, Kathmandu, Nepal)
- Co-author(s): Manandhar, Preeti (Hope International College, Lalitpur, Nepal)
Bista, Sanjita (Hope International College, Lalitpur, Nepal)
Background: In Nepal, pharmacists are lagging behind in terms of their roles, responsibilities, and rights. Hospitals in Nepal do not consider pharmacists as a healthcare member. The factors; conventional [quotright]only dispensing[quotrightB]role, professional illiteracy, lack of competency, and insufficient health policies do not aid pharmacists .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.