Revised Dispensing for nursing home residents
Page last updated: 30 June 2017
Commencing July, pharmacists should include the RACFId (residential aged care facility identification number) for the nursing home each time a PBS/RPBS item is dispensed for all the pharmacy's nursing home patients.
Further information regarding these changes and a background into the implementation of the National Residential Medication Chart (NRMC) is available:
- Information sheet - Revised dispensing for nursing home residents July 2017 - (Word 685KB)
- Information sheet - Revised dispensing for nursing home residents July 2017 - (PDF 327KB)
Additional information about the National Residential Medication Chart is available on the Department of Health website.