Dose Administration Aids Service
Practice guidelines for pharmacists providing Dose Administration Aid services
The Practice guidelines for pharmacists providing Dose Administration Aids (DAA) services (2017) have been released to support the implementation of the revised Professional Practice Standards (2017), which includes Standard 15: Dose Administration Aid Service.
The Guidelines incorporate guidance from the Pharmacy Board of Australia’s Guidelines on dose administration aids and staged supply of dispensed medicines (2015) and recent research, as well as changes to common practices.
PSA gratefully acknowledges the Australian Government Department of Health for providing funding for this work as part of the PBS Access and Sustainability Package including the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement.
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