PB 59 of 2012
National Health (Residential Medication Chart) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 1)
National Health Act 1953
I, KIM BESSELL, Assistant Secretary, Pharmaceutical Access Branch, Pharmaceutical Benefits Division, Department of Health and Ageing, delegate of the Minister for Health, make this Amendment Determination under subsection 93A (2) of the National Health Act 1953.
Dated 14 August 2012
Pharmaceutical Access Branch
Principal Pharmacy Advisor
Pharmaceutical Benefits Division
Department of Health and Ageing
1 Name of Instrument
(1) This Instrument is the National Health (Residential Medication Chart) Amendment Determination 2012 (No.1).
(2) This Instrument may also be cited as PB 59 of 2012.
This Instrument commences on the day after registration.
3 Amendments to National Health (Residential Medication Chart) Determination 2012
Schedule 1 amends the National Health (Residential Medication Chart) Determination 2012.
Schedule 1 Amendments
 Paragraph 2.08(1)(j)
next to the heading,
 Paragraph 2.09(1)(d)
immediately under the row of boxes mentioned in paragraph (c)—
 Subparagraph 2.09(1)(e)(ii)
 Section 2.11
The standard fields for an applicable pharmaceutical benefit that is a short‑term medicine must include standard fields for the information mentioned in paragraphs 2.08 (1) (a) to (d) and (f) to (j).
 Subparagraph 2.12(1)(e)(i)
words ‘Nurse initials’
 Subsection 2.13(4)
The standard field for the patient’s blood glucose level must be clearly visible to a person looking at the standard fields for administering insulin.
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