Medicare rebate changes for surgeries kick in next month, but doctors say more time is needed

7 June 2021 - One of the biggest overhauls of the Medicare rebate system in decades is set to kick ...

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GP bulk billing services at record highs

6 June 2021 - More Australians than ever are getting the medical care they need at no cost to themselves, with ...

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Patients set to pay thousands more as rebates cut in raft of radical Medicare changes

6 June 2021 - A chaotic attempt to modernise the 38 year old Medicare system could see patients hit with higher ...

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Public consultation – draft 2021-22 Cost Recovery Implementation Statement for listing medicines on the PBS and designated vaccines on the NIP

15 April 2021 - Consultation on the content of the draft Cost Recovery Implementation Statement for listing medicines on the ...

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NHS prescription charges to rise in price today

1 April 2021 - Millions of people will pay more for prescriptions from today as new rates come into force across ...

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Indian cancer drug manufacturer to pay $50 million for concealing and destroying records in advance of FDA inspection

23 March 2021 - Indian drug manufacturer Fresenius Kabi Oncology was sentenced to pay $50 million in fines and forfeiture ...

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Biden-Harris Administration increases Medicare payment for life saving COVID-19 vaccine

15 March 2021 - Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is increasing the Medicare payment amount for administering the ...

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NHS prescription charges set to rise in England

2 March 2021 - The NHS prescription charge in England is set to increase to £9.35 from 1 April 2021 ...

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Pay for plasma collection coming to Alberta by end of the year

14 February 2021 - Repeal of NDP bill last fall clears way for Canadian Plasma Resources to set up shop. ...

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Cost recovery implementation statement (2020-2021)

3 February 2021 - This Cost Recovery Implementation Statement provides information on how the Therapeutic Goods Administration, within the Department of ...

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Private health insurance: families hit with 127 dollar a year premium lift

21 December 2020 - Private health insurers have got their Christmas wish, with Health Minister Greg Hunt granting premium price ...

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2021 Medicare Part B Premiums Remain Steady

6 November 2020 - Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced the 2021 monthly Medicare Parts A and B ...

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Premiums for HealthCare.gov plans are lower for third consecutive year

19 October 2020 - Increased issuer participation, competition and greater choice on the Federal Health Insurance Exchanges. ...

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Reduced annual charges for medical devices listed on the prostheses list

2 July 2020 - In response to the suspension of elective surgery due to COVID-19 and the significant impact this has ...

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Academia developing medicines for rare diseases to receive free EMA scientific advice

23 June 2020 - To further encourage the development of treatments for rare diseases, EMA will waive all fees for ...

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