Outdated public funding model failing New Zealand patients

Medicines New Zealand

9 October 2018 - Publicly funded modern medicines are out of reach for many patients in New Zealand according to a new report.

The COMPARE 4 report shows New Zealand ranking the lowest out of 20 OECD countries for its market access to modern medicines.

New Zealand’s market access score of 12% is a long way from 19th placed Portugal.

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Michael Wonder

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