Budget 2024–⁠25: cheaper medicines, new Medicare Urgent Care Clinics and more free mental health services in a stronger Medicare

14 May 2024 - The Albanese Labor Government is continuing to improve our health system: strengthening Medicare, the heart of universal ...

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PHARMAC funding will not stretch to new medicines - chief executive

29 April 2024 - A multi-million dollar budget boost for PHARMAC will only keep the lights on, doctors and patient ...

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Government boosts PHARMAC funding by $1.7 billion as inaugural medicines summit begins

29 April 2024 - The Government will boost PHARMAC’s budget by more than $1.7 billion over the next four years, ...

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UK faces £50 billion economic hit due to spiralling medicines levy

12 October 2023 - A year on from the publication of analysis, which found that excessive double digit UK rebates ...

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Federal Budget: Government confirms commitment to build a 21st Century health system

9 May 2023 - Medicines Australia commends the Federal Government for the significant investment in new health measures and reforms in ...

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Government must place a higher value on vaccines and medicines that deliver long term benefits

30 January 2023 - Medicines Australia has used its budget submission to remind Government of its commitment to lower Australia’s ...

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October Budget 2022-23: a no surprise budget for health

25 October 2022 - Medicines Australia welcomes tonight’s Budget which take steps towards addressing economic pressures and introduces new funding ...

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Budget October 2022–23: strengthening Medicare

25 October 2022 - The Australian Government’s 2022-23 Budget begins the task of strengthening Medicare after a decade of cuts and ...

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PHARMAC says funding Trikafta would take 'almost all' new money

8 June 2022 - PHARMAC's chairman says funding the cystic fibrosis drug Trikafta would swallow nearly all the new money ...

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Budget 2022: PHARMAC funding boost a 'glimpse of hope' for cystic fibrosis sufferer

25 May 2022 - For the first time in his life, Troy Watson thought he was going to "lose the ...

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Budget 2022: critically ill patients 'bitterly disappointed' by PHARMAC funding

19 May 2022 - Critically ill patients say they're "bitterly disappointed" by today's PHARMAC Budget announcement and were left looking ...

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Budget 2022-23 – no ‘big bang’ announcements in health

29 March 2022 - Medicines Australia welcomes tonight’s Budget announcements for new PBS listings and on-going COVID-19 measures. ...

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Record investment in the future of Australia's health system

29 March 2022 - The Australian Government is investing in a stronger health system as part of our plan for a ...

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Federal Budget vision must extend beyond election day to secure better long-term health for all Australians

28 March 2022 - Medicines Australia is hoping tomorrow’s Budget reveals a long-term vision for health with strong investments in ...

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TLV's web application for TNF inhibitors shows room for savings

15 October 2021 - The TLV, has developed a web application that will show the regions' use of TNF inhibitors ...

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