Health Professional Prescribing Pathway in Australia

01 June 2012

This letter to Health Workforce Australia (HWA)in response to a consultation paper on health professional prescribing pathways (HPPP) draws on experiences with providing access to medicines for people in rural and remote locations in Australia. Processes include those that involve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and remote area nurses. Appropriate ongoing training and quality use of medicines support are needed.