Pharmaceutical Drugs

Dispensing fees back to the drawing board

Written by Health-e News

The Constitutional Court last week upheld the pricing regulations scheme issued in terms of the Medicines Act, but declared the key contested provisions ‘€“ those dealing with pharmacists’€™ dispensing fees ‘€“ invalid and sent it back to the Pricing Committee to be redrafted. Read an abbreviated version of the judgement here.

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