Latest PBS News

PBS Listings will help people with spinal muscular atrophy, schizophrenia and multiple sclerosis
SPINRAZA becomes first available treatment on Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme for adults living with Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Ministerial Statement on Economy
Covid modelling update 20 July 2022
Collaboration streamlines integration of rich data from medicines access programs to advance cancer treatments
Strengthening our first line of defence against Covid in aged care
COVID antivirals available by telehealth phone consultation
Chief Medical Officer’s statement on standard of care on Covid oral antiviral treatments
Expanded Eligibility Criteria for Covid Oral Antiviral Treatments
Successful Heavy Vehicle Breakfast Forum
Revised antiviral measures welcomed by Pharmacy Guild
Millions of Australians to gain access to COVID treatments
Electronic National Residential Medication Chart Transitional Arrangements and Grants
New National Class 2 Performance Based Standards Authorisation Notice 2022
New PBS listings from 1 July 2022
Govt funds genetic test and treatment for kids’ cancer
Government funds genetic test and treatment for kids’ cancer
Top 3 questions – Oral Treatments for Covid
Registrations Open for Heavy Vehicle Breakfast
Closing Gap Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme scripts deadline now extended to 30 June 2022
Kamilaroi Highway heavy vehicle detour, west of Narrabri 22 June
Ending employment of private building surveyor
Reminder: Building surveyor obligations to council
Kamilaroi Highway heavy vehicle detour, west of Narrabri
Rocking Suburbs With New Music Events
Kamilaroi Highway – End to End Access for PBS 2B
Pharmacy Guild congratulates Mark Butler, Emma McBride and Ged Kearney on appointments
UPDATE | Oakey | Oakey-Pittsworth Road | Temporary closure and detour extended
CHF congratulates Anthony Albanese on Election Win
Election 2022: some health reform inroads, but not enough
Understanding PBS Scheme while we seek improvement
Labor’s billion-dollar slush fund
Will Australia be left behind in cancer genomics revolution?
Major discovery provides new hope for blood cancer patients
Prime Minister – Transcript – Address, Leadership Matters – Perth, WA
Advice to prescribers and dispensers of Paxlovid
Parties promise to lower healthcare costs, but primary health care reform is missing in action
Landmark investment to boost rural doctor workforce
Prime Minister – Transcript – Press Conference – Geelong, VIC 3 May
Cost of living help for older Australians
Pharmacy Guild welcomes bipartisan support for cut to PBS general patient co-payment
Covid oral treatment listed on PBS from 1 May 2022
Labor to Slash Cost of Medications for Millions of Australians
PBS medicines prices to be slashed saving patients hundreds of dollars year
Prime Minister – Transcript – Press Conference – Mowbray, TAS
Historic win for patients as government reduces price of PBS medicines
Government subsidy accelerates new era in prostate cancer treatment
PAXLOVID Oral Covid treatment available on Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme from 1 May