DoH published revised agenda for July 2024 PBAC meeting (12 April 2024)

12 April 2024 - Version 2 of the agenda for the July 2024 PBAC meeting is now available; two minor ...

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Updates to the HTA Policy and Methods Review Reference Committee (15 April 2024)

15 April 2024 - The HTA Review Reference Committee is finalising its report and recommendations to the Australian Government having ...

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HTA review - is today D day?

15 April 2024 - The review is due to be completed by 15 April 2024 (today). ...

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Calls for supplement to treat rare metabolic disorder to be relisted on PBS

10 April 2024 - An Adelaide mother says a vital supplement that assists her sons with a rare metabolic disorder ...

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Mum’s plea: ‘I’m dying but $7.70 could save my kids’

10 April 2024 - Amelia Ramsay has battled all her life – and now she may have to watch her kids ...

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Australians benefit from cheaper medicines on the PBS

8 April 2024 - Australians with high cholesterol, chronic kidney disease and ovarian cancer now have access to cheaper medicines under ...

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All women go through menopause. So why is treatment so expensive?

8 April 2024 - Hormone therapies for women experiencing menopause are too expensive and inaccessible, and doctors aren’t confident managing ...

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Public summary documents – December 2023 PBAC meeting

5 April 2024 - The public summary documents (positive recommendations and subsequent decisions not to recommend) from the December 2023 PBAC ...

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Agenda for the July 2024 PBAC meeting

3 April 2024 - The agenda for the July 2024 PBAC meeting is now available. ...

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MSAC publishes agenda for 1-2 August 2024 MSAC meeting

3 April 2024 - The MSAC Secretariat has published a list of applications scheduled to be considered by the MSAC ...

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Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits - 1 April 2024

1 April 2024 - The April 2024 issue of the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits is out and now in effect. ...

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Outcome statement - February 2024 DUSC meeting

22 March 2024 - The Outcome Statement from the February 2024 DUSC meeting is now available. ...

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New leaders for medicines and medical services committees

20 March 2024 - Two esteemed medical experts have been appointed to oversee the committees that advise Government on funding medicines, ...

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New treatment for essential tremor now available through Medicare

19 March 2024 - Australians living with essential tremor can now access magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound through Medicare, with the ...

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Co-design of an enhanced consumer engagement process

18 March 2024 - A consumer-led Co-design Working Group has developed proposed recommendations for enhancing consumer engagement processes to enable ...

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