Issues with medication supply and management in a rural community in Queensland.

@article{Tan2012IssuesWM,
  title={Issues with medication supply and management in a rural community in Queensland.},
  author={Amy Chen Wee Tan and Lynne M Emmerton and Hendrika Laetitia Hattingh},
  journal={The Australian journal of rural health},
  year={2012},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={
          138-43
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To identify the key issues reported by rural health-care providers in their provision of medication supply and related cognitive services, and in order to advise health workforce and role development and thus improve the quality use of medicines in rural communities. DESIGN Exploratory semistructured interview research. SETTING A rural community comprising four towns in a rural health service district in Queensland, Australia. PARTICIPANTS   Forty-nine health-care providers… CONTINUE READING
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