YOUR HOME MEDICINES REVIEWED,
ASK YOUR DOCTOR ABOUT
YOUR ELIGIBILITY FOR A HMR
Don’t wait to be admitted to hospital, have your medicines reviewed.
Organise a Home Medicines Review today. Bulk Billed for Eligible Patients
WHAT IS A HMR?
Each year, over 230,000 Australians end up in hospital from taking medicines incorrectly or in a combination that turns toxic.
A Home Medicines Review can help you to avoid being one of them. How?
Your GP can arrange for an expert pharmacist to visit you at home to review your medications and how you take them.
You can ask questions, raise concerns and gain understanding and confidence in managing your healthcare in collaboration with your pharmacist and GP.
HOW DO I ARRANGE A HOME MEDICINES REVIEW?
Talk to your GP about whether you are eligible for a Home Medicines Review.
Bulk Billed for Eligible Patients
FOR ELIGIBLE PATIENTS
Your GP sends a referral to an expert pharmacist
The pharmacist visits you to review your medicine regime and answer your questions
You return to your GP to discuss the outcomes and refine your healthcare plan
Organise a Home Medicines Review today.
WHY WOULD I WANT A HOME MEDICINES REVIEW?
If you have asthma, diabetes, cardiovascular disease or other chronic health conditions, a Home Medicines Review can be a key to helping you manage your healthcare.
Working together with your GP and pharmacist, you can ensure your medicines:
At the same time, you will:
- Increase your knowledge
- Increase your confidence
- Increase your independence
- Increase your quality of life