Some people may not be aware that there are several pharmaceutical and medical safety net schemes available that may help you save money on medication and medical services.
Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) Safety Net
For Concession cardholders the PBS Safety Net means that prescription medicines are free once the PBS Safety Net threshold of $372.00 has been reached. Phone 132 290
2015 Medicare Safety Net thresholds
Once Concession cardholders have spent $647.00 on medical services in a calendar year Medicare will pay 80% of future out of pocket medical costs. Phone 132 011
Chronic Disease Management
People with a chronic medical condition may be able to get Medicare benefits to cover allied health services to better manage their condition. Phone 132 011