In 2023, pharmacists will be recognised as the custodians of medicine safety, using their medicines expertise to support the safety of patients.
Pharmacists in 2023
Setting the agenda
Pharmacists in 2023 reveals 11 changes needed for healthcare evolution to deliver safety and quality improvements in the use of medicines, and better use of pharmacists to improve access to healthcare.
Medicine safety is in pharmacists’ DNA
The report unlocks the potential for pharmacists to improve healthcare access and outcomes for Australians and reduce variability in care.
Improving Australia’s health
This presents a three-way benefit – for patients, our profession and Australia’s health system.
Pharmacists will do more
Our goal is to ensure pharmacists meet community health needs while practising to their full potential and being supported to develop as practitioners with a quality framework for service delivery.
For pharmacists in 2023 to address the health needs of all Australians, we have identified 11 actions for change:
11 actions for change
Making it happen
Achieving these actions will require the removal of barriers currently impeding change, along with support for the five identified enablers of change:
Download the report
To find out how these changes will become a reality, download a copy of the full report and share it with your network.