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Contents (2008 - 392)
Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008
Current version for 1 July 2017 to date (accessed 22 November 2017 at 18:15)
Part 3 Division 2 Clause 31
31   Responsibility for storage in hospitals
(1)  The chief pharmacist of a hospital is responsible for the storage of all restricted substances at the hospital other than those that have been supplied to a ward.
(2)  In the case of a hospital for which there is no pharmacist, the responsibilities of a chief pharmacist under this clause are instead the responsibilities of:
(a)  the director of nursing of the hospital, or
(b)  the medical superintendent of the hospital,
as the chief executive officer of the hospital may determine.
(3)  The nurse or midwife in charge of a hospital ward is responsible for the storage of all restricted substances in the ward.