Victoria is piloting a new approach to making healthcare more accessible.
A 12-month pilot is allowing Victorians to receive some treatments at a local pharmacy without needing to see a doctor to get a prescription first.
It particularly benefits women and people living in areas where it is hard to get a general practitioner (GP) appointment.
The pilot is running until October 2024.
During this time you can attend a pharmacy for treatment of some common health conditions:
For information about how to find the right care, in the right place, at the right time, visit: https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/find-right-care.
Walk in appointments available but are not guaranteed. Appointments are available.