Becoming a prescriber

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Thinking about becoming a pharmacist prescriber?

If you’re an aspiring prescriber, follow our four steps to become a safe and confident prescriber.

You'll find practical guidance on deciding your scope of practice, as well as how to find a designated prescribing practitioner (DPP).

First Published: 16 October 2021
Updated: 7 July 2023

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Sections on this page

  • How to become a pharmacist prescriber
  • Choosing an area of clinical practice (scope) 
  • Finding a DPP

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