Catalysts for change: how Australian pharmacists are influencing prescribing behaviour
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: HIGGGINS, Gwen (NPS Better Choices,Better Health, Strawberry Hills (Sydney), Australia)
More than 80 pharmacists are currently working as NPS facilitators to influence prescribing behaviour, with many in this role for more than 10 years. These pharmacist facilitators provide structured 1:1 educational visits (=academic detailing) or small group case based discussions to the majority general practitioners (GPs) across Australia. NPS.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.