Untenable PBS means pharmacies will miss out on $2 billion

Quilty paints a bleak picture for the 6CPA
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Pharmacies will miss out on around $2 billion over the life of the 6CPA thanks to PBS reforms and lower script volumes, the Pharmacy Guild says.

Pharmacy remuneration in 2016/17 alone was nearly $400 million less than the federal health department estimated when the agreement was signed, says Guild executive director David Quilty.