Guidance and Frequently Asked Questions for GPs and Pharmacists

Guidance_management_shortages_Jan_2021

  • What is a shortage?
  • What is NOT a shortage?
  • What should community pharmacists do when they encounter a shortage?
  • What should community pharmacists do if an unlicensed or imported product is the only option available?
  • Is there a role for General Practice Pharmacists re contacting wholesalers if a patient advises that they are having “trouble” having their prescription dispensed?