Services, payments and programs
Closing the Gap PBS Co-payment for health professionals
Health professionals can help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians access low cost or free PBS medicines.
Disability Support Pension information for health professionals
Information for health professionals whose patients are applying for Disability Support Pension (DSP).
Indigenous Access Program for health professionals
There are a range of health measures for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. We provide health assessments and a health check for adults.
Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services (RAAHS or AHS) and the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
RAAHS provide eligible Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) medicines for free to patients in remote areas.
Education services for health professionals
Education resources to help you understand our health programs and do business with us.
Getting started with digital health
Electronic management of health and health related information. It’s a safer, better quality, more equitable and sustainable health system for all Australians.
Health professionals starting with Medicare
What you need to do to get set up with Medicare and more.
Indigenous health education for health professionals
Learn about our health program payments and services to help improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians’ health outcomes.
Changes to Medical Benefits Schedule (MBS) items from 1 January 2022
From 1 January, there’ll be changes to MBS items for Telehealth, COVID-19, Bulk Billing Incentives, Surgery and other items.
Rural bulk billing incentives are changing
From 1 January 2022 the bulk billing incentive items you can claim will be based on your location.
Place your PBS stationery order now to get it before Christmas
We don’t process PBS stationery orders during the Christmas and New Year period from 24 December 2021 to 3 January 2022.