February 21, 2014

NATIONAL PHAMACEUTICAL DRUG MISUSE FRAMEWORK FOR ACTION

The National Drug Strategy 2010 - 2015 has a number of sub-strategies, with the most recent addition being the National Pharmaceutical Drug Misuse Framework for Action. The framework aims to reduce the misuse of pharmaceuticals and enhance the quality use of pharmaceuticals. The framework identifies nine priority areas such as the development of a coordinated medication management system, supporting prescribers, pharmacists and other health professionals and enhancing treatment and harm reduction.

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