QScript Look-up and Monitored Medicines Standard Requirements consultation
An invitation for GPs to respond
Published 17 January 2023
GP Partnerships and Engagement Unit
On 27 September 2021 the Medicines and Poisons Act 2019 introduced two key new legislative requirements:
Mandatory requirement for:
- relevant practitioners to check QScript, Queensland’s real-time prescription monitoring system,
- prescribers and dispensers to comply with the Monitored Medicines Standard
Queensland Health are now reviewing these requirements to evaluate fit-to-purpose and/or any resulting unintended consequences.
To make a submission, please follow the respective links:
The consultation period is now open and will close at 5pm, Wednesday 15 February 2023.