Initiatives for PBS for pharmacists
In this section
Discounting patient co-payment
You may be able to discount medicines under the discounting patient co-payment.
Supply medicines to your customers in an emergency under continued dispensing of PBS medicines.
Improved Monitoring of Entitlements to pharmaceutical benefits
Improved Monitoring of Entitlements (IME) is a measure to ensure pharmaceutical benefits are provided only to eligible people.
Revised arrangements for the efficient funding of chemotherapy medicines
Revised arrangements for prescribers and pharmacists aim to minimise waste and reduce expenditure on intravenous chemotherapy medicines.
National Residential Medication Chart
You can use the National Residential Medication Chart (NRMC) to prescribe most PBS medicines for your patients in residential aged care facilities.