A comparative evaluation of pharmacy services in single and no pharmacy towns

@article{Sunderland2006ACE,
  title={A comparative evaluation of pharmacy services in single and no pharmacy towns},
  author={Vivian Bruce Sunderland and Suzanne D Burrows and Andrew W. Joyce},
  journal={Australia and New Zealand Health Policy},
  year={2006},
  volume={3},
  pages={8 - 8}
}
BACKGROUND Recent attention has focused on access of communities to pharmacy services in rural areas. To increase access to pharmacy services in rural Western Australia some doctors have been granted a licence to dispense medication on the rationale that a pharmacy would not be economically viable in that community. However, there have been no studies conducted on whether a doctor dispensing service adequately provides a pharmacy service with respect to access and quality. METHOD Residents of… CONTINUE READING
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