Program facts and figures

  • Program delivery: August 2021 – June 2022
  • Program reach: National delivery of educational visits to 6000 health professionals
  • Pre-program estimated PBS savings: $3,171,313
  • Program costs Financial Year 2021-22:

Health professional resources

  • Program landing page: Anticholinergic burden: the unintended consequences for older people
  • Educational visits:
    • For GPs (CPD accredited) including MedicineInsight practices
    • To residential aged care facilities (RACFs) (CPD accredited)
  • Clinical tools and resources
    • Toolkit for RACFs
    • Medication management review template and guiding principles
  • Online case study
  • Webinars
  • Web content
  • Local multidisciplinary case learning events

Consumer resources

  • Consumer factsheets about Home Medicines Review (HMR) and Residential Medication Management Review (RMMR)
  • Deprescribing patient action plan
  • Deprescribing decision aid
  • Choosing Wisely 5 questions resource
  • Virtual information session for residents, carers and families
  • Translated resources for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities
  • Adapted resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities.
  • MedicineWise App
  • Web content