Use this form for a patient recommencing with Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) subsidised treatment under the section 100 Growth Hormone Program, and will be reclassified under a different condition.
The patient must be treated by a:
- medical practitioner in consultation with a nominated specialist or consultant physician in paediatric endocrinology, or
- medical practitioner in consultation with a nominated specialist or consultant physician in general paediatrics
You can also apply for a growth hormone authority through the Online PBS Authorities system. Access the system through your upgraded clinical or prescribing software, or the Health Professional Online Services (HPOS). Read more about how to access the system for the Growth Hormone Program.