Guaranteeing Medicare and access to medicines

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – overview

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – strengthening primary care

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – supporting doctors

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – improved patient access to diagnostic imaging

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – Medicare Benefits Schedule Review – response to Taskforce recommendations

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – improving transparency of out of pocket costs

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – cardiac, breast, hip fracture and trauma registries

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – My Health Record

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – improving quality and safety through stronger compliance

Budget 2019–20: Guaranteeing Medicare – private health insurance reforms information campaign

Budget 2019–20: Improving Access to Medicines – Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme – new and amended listings

Budget 2019–20: Improving Access to Medicines – Life Saving Drugs Program

Budget 2019–20: Improving Access to Medicines – supporting pharmacies and consumer access

Budget 2019–20: Improving Access to Medicines – Stoma Appliance Scheme new listings

Budget 2019–20: Improving Access to Medicines – National Medical Stockpile – new model of operations

Budget 2019–20: Improving Access to Medicines – expansion of the Continuous Glucose Monitoring program

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Last updated: 
19 June 2019
Publication type: 
Collection
Audience: 
General public
Description: 

This set of fact sheets contain information related to Medicare and access to medicines in the 2019–20 Health Portfolio Budget. Each fact sheet covers:

  • what the measure is
  • why it is important
  • who will benefit
  • how much it will cost