More patients have access to medicines within the high-cost protection system

2 June 2020 - From today, patients who pick up prescription drugs at pharmacies will be able to switch to ...

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Statement from Lilly Chairman and CEO Dave Ricks on the new Medicare Part D senior savings model

26 May 2020 - President Donald J. Trump and Seema Verma, Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, today ...

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President Trump announces lower out of pocket insulin costs for Medicare’s seniors

26 May 2020 - Across the nation, 88 Part D Sponsors applied to the Part D Senior Savings Model to offer ...

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New rule makes it harder for patients to lower their out-of-pocket costs

20 May 2020 - In the midst of increased financial insecurity for Americans due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is ...

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Insurers back plan for private health plans to cover kids up to age 30

20 May 2020 - The Morrison government is considering a proposal to allow young Australians to stay on their parents' ...

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Public Consultation - Draft 2020-21 Cost Recovery Implementation Statement for listing medicines on the PBS and designated vaccines on the NIP

20 May 2020 - As outlined in the April 2020 PBS news item – ‘Cost Recovery – Consultation Feedback’, the current ...

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UnitedHealth customers will see a discount on next month’s bill

7 May 2020 - The insurer has seen its earnings rise during the pandemic, so it’s awarding premium credits to people ...

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UnitedHealth commits $1.5 billion for premium rebates and new cost-sharing waivers

7 May 2020 - Health insurers have seen an overall drop in medical costs due to COVID-19, which could result in ...

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Private health insurance premiums are scheduled for October, Medibank boss says

7 May 2020 - Private health insurance members could endure two premium rises within a six-month time frame despite having restricted ...

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Medibank mulls refunds as COVID-19 cuts costs

6 May 2020 - Medibank Private has flagged returning cash to customers from lower claims during the COVID-19 shutdowns, but ...

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Updated fees for CADTH Pharmaceutical Reviews

29 April 2020 - CADTH has updated the Fee Schedule for CADTH Pharmaceutical Reviews.  ...

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Cost recovery - consultation feedback

28 April 2020 - On 12 February 2020, the Department hosted a webinar to commence broad consultation on proposed fee changes ...

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COVID-19 update: FDA continues user-fee related reviews

16 April 2020 - The U.S. FDA's User Fee programs help us fulfil our mission to protect public health while ...

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Novo Nordisk offers free 90 day insulin supply to people experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19

14 April 2020 - People with diabetes using Novo Nordisk insulin who have lost health insurance coverage because of a ...

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Cash back for health fund members from COVID-19

6 April 2020 - Health fund members could be in line for hundreds of dollars in cash payments or premium ...

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