Community Pharmacy Barometer 2016

Economy & Finance

09 November 2016

The sixth annual Community Pharmacy Barometer is now available.

Bankwest is proud to partner with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) to deliver the only comprehensive research tool to stakeholders in the Australian pharmacy industry. It is designed to track the confidence, perceptions and opinions of community pharmacy owners, managers and employee pharmacists.

The 2016 report reveals confidence continues to remain steady, following a previous boost in confidence when the sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement was delivered in 2015.


Report details

Bankwest partners with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) to deliver the UTS Community Pharmacy Barometer.

It is overseen by Professor S.I. (Charlie) Benrimoj B.Pharm (Hons), who is Head of the Graduate School of Health, University of Technology Sydney.

Charlie's research interests encompass the future of community pharmacy and professional cognitive pharmaceutical services including the clinical, economic and implementation aspects of cognitive pharmaceutical services from community pharmacy in current and emerging health care systems.

Charlie was the Australian Pharmacist of the year in 2000 and received the Andre Bedat award 2010 by the International Pharmacy Federation.

The information contained in this report is of a general nature and is not intended to be nor should it be considered as professional advice. You should not act on the basis of anything contained in this publication without first obtaining specific professional advice. To the extent permitted by law, Bankwest, a division of Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124 AFSL/Australian credit licence 234945, its related bodies corporate, employees and contractors accepts no liability or responsibility to any persons for any loss which may be incurred or suffered as a result of acting on or refraining from acting as a result of anything contained in this report.

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Professor S. I (Charlie) Benrimoj
Head of Graduate School of Health
University of Technology Sydney

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