RFP - supply of rituximab

16 July 2019 - PHARMAC invites proposals for the supply of rituximab in New Zealand. ...

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Mulhollands' Māori health inquiry submission to focus firmly on drug funding problems

14 July 2019 - Malcolm Muholland's wife Wiki Mulholland has advanced breast cancer. Malcolm Mullholland says the details of an ...

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Protecting PHARMAC and cancer treatment

13 July 2019 - The "postcode lottery", delays and other failings for cancer treatment need to be addressed. ...

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Proposals for funding in the immunosuppressant, oncology, vasodilator and smoking cessation therapeutic areas

11 July 2019 - PHARMAC is seeking feedback on proposals for funding in the immunosuppressant, oncology, vasodilator and smoking cessation ...

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Decision for funding in the neurology, immunosuppression, diabetes and anti-thrombotic therapy areas

11 July 2019 - PHARMAC is pleased to announce the approval of a decision relating to medicines in the neurology, ...

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PHARMAC has spent tens of millions on OxyContin, blamed for America's opioid crisis

10 July 2019 - PHARMAC has spent tens of millions of dollars funding a painkiller at the centre of the ...

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Breast cancer specialists throw their weight behind long-running fight for increased Government drug funding

9 July 2019 - Several petitions, two marches on Parliament and countless emotive pleas have been fruitless in a long-running ...

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Thousands more doses of the flu jab are on the way

7 July 2019 - The Ministry of Health has announced this morning 55,000 more doses of flu vaccine will arrive ...

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'Miracle drug' Keytruda approved for use earlier in melanoma treatment

5 July 2019 - A cancer treatment described as a "miracle drug" by many patients has been approved for use ...

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Cancer campaign coverage puts heat on PHARMAC

7 July 2019 - The pressure’s on for consistent cancer care around the country.  ...

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Government breaks promises to Pompe disease sufferers

5 July 2019 - The New Zealand Pompe Network recently presented a petition at Parliament asking that the House of ...

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Labour is failing to deliver for cancer patients

5 July 2019 - Next week the Government will release its draft cancer action plan, and not before time. ...

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Cancer treatment in this country is a national shame

5 July 2019 - If I was running the country, I'd be looking for easy wins. The stuff you can ...

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Expert slams successive Governments' approach to cancer

5 July 2019 - DHBs look set to have some of their autonomy taken away when it comes to treating ...

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Health Minister David Clark 'taking time' to consider draft national cancer plan after long-fought campaign

2 July 2019 - Health Minister David Clark says he's "taking time to consider" the plan before releasing it for a ...

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