Doctors who prescribe for themselves are not only ‘foolish’ but are breaking the law, a medical defence organisation is warning over Victoria’s tough approach to self treatment. In a stern reminder, the Medical Indemnity Protection Society (MIPS) warns its members that in Victoria it is now illegal for doctors to self-prescribe S4 and S8 medicines ...
Self prescribing is now illegal and may cost you $16k, doctors warned
By Tessa Hoffman
26 Apr 2018