The Steering Committee met in late June and discussed several important initiatives, including:
- Advanced pharmacy practice survey: Analysis of the outcomes of the advanced pharmacy practice survey has been completed and a manuscript is being prepared for publication.
- Review of customised tool of entry-level competencies: The Committee has commenced a review of the customised tool of entry-level competency standards.
- Recognition model: The APPFSC is progressing its next stage of work to establish an advanced pharmacy practice recognition model.
- Vaccination by pharmacists: Work has commenced by the APPFSC to progress this initiative including a mapping of Australian pharmacists’ competencies to those of other authorised immunisers.
The Steering Committee is scheduled to next meet in late September 2013.
Communique 12 August 2013 (69 KiB)