NACCHO Medicines Management Network and Resources

Medicines Management Resources

NPS MedicineWise Medicine Use in Remote Australia – Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services (RAAHS) Resource Hub.

CATAG (2013)
 “Achieving effective medicines governance: Guiding Principles for the roles and responsibilities of Drug and Therapeutics Committees in Australian public hospitals.”

Commonwealth of Australia (2002)
The National Strategy for Quality Use of Medicines. Canberra.

Kimberley Aboriginal Health Planning Forum (2018)
“Kimberley Standard Drug List (KSDL)”

NACCHO guide for working with pharmaceutical industry NACCHO has policies to ensure all dealings with commercial entities are done in an unbiased, open and transparent way. This Guide may assist ACCHOs to adhere to relevant standards.

NPS Medicinewise – Professional education resources

Remote Primary Health Care Manuals (2017)
Medicines Book for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners. Alice Springs, NT, Centre for Remote Health.

World Health Organization (2021)
“WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines”

World Health Organization (2003)
“Drug and therapeutics committees: a practical guide”. Authors: Kathleen Holloway (editor), Terry Green. World Health Organization.

NT Health Accepted Brand Names for Medication Prescribing

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Medication Safety Handbook

The Selection and Use of Essential Medicines 2021

Medicines lists for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Medicines list – editable form