Community Pharmacy Pilot

New Healthcare Services Available

Antibiotics for uncomplicated urinary tract infections (UTIs) in 18-65yo women

Continued supply of oral contraceptive pills, without a prescription*

  • All consultations with the pharmacist take place in a private consulting room
  • Consultations are free of charge (with or without a Medicare card)
  • Medication dispensed is at regular cost

*Patient must have previously been prescribed the same kind of contraceptive pill and will need to either bring in their old prescription, bring in some of the medication in its box, or alternatively, the pharmacy may have a record of this information if it is the patient's regular pharmacy.

The 12-month pilot will allow people to receive some treatment at a local pharmacy without needing to see a doctor to get a prescription first. For more information speak to your doctor or pharmacist, or visit Better Health Channel