MedsCheck/ Diabetes MedsCheck

MedsCheck and Diabetes MedsCheck is a service funded by Australian Government which involves a one-on-on times with your pharmacist in the pharmacy to discuss all your medications.  There is NO COST to the consumer to receive either of this service.

Medscheck:

Ideal for anyone who takes 5 or more prescription medications or has had a recent significant medical event such as a fall or hospital discharge. MedsCheck offers a FREE one-on-one consultation with your pharmacist in-store to review and discuss the best ways to manage and the get the most out of your medicines.

This service aims to:
  • Give you a better understanding of your medicines
  • Make you feel more confident that you are taking the right medicines at the right time
  • Ensure that your medicines are working for you

Diabetes MedsCheck:

Diabetes MedsCheck provides a FREE one-on-one in-pharmacy review of medications by your pharamacist, including those for treatment of diabetes. Pharmacist will discuss different aspects of diabetes management including blood glucose monitoring, diet and self-care. Ideal for newly diagnosed patients or those with poorly controlled blood sugar levels.

This service aims to:
  • Optimise effective use of medicine through better understanding and compliance with your medications
  • Improve effective use of blood glucose monitoring devices via proper training;
  • Improve blood glucose control and
  • Reduce the risk of developing complications associated with type 2 diabetes