Report on a pilot project funded by the Dept of Health and involving 350 repeat dispensing patients at 7 community pharmacies and two medical practices. 82% of patients approached were willing to enter a repeat dispensing service and after 6 months 86% liked the system. Concludes that successful repeat dispensing depends on a good infrastructure in both the pharmacy and the medical practice, and requires established inter-professional communication.
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - 6 Jul 2002|
- repeat dispensing
- pharmacy services-community
- general practice
- interprofessional relationships
- pilot studies