The following web resources may also be of interest to consumers, patients, carers & travellers.
Australian Government Department of Health The Department of Health has a diverse set of responsibilities, but throughout there is a common purpose, which is reflected in their Vision statement: 'Better health and active ageing for all Australians'
Department of Home Affairs Home Affairs brings together Australia's federal law enforcement, national and transport security, criminal justice, emergency management, multicultural affairs, settlement services and immigration and border-related functions
National Immunisation Program The National Immunisation Program (NIP) Schedule is a series of immunisations given at specific times throughout your life. The immunisations range from birth through to adulthood
MBS online MBS Online contains the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS), a listing of the Medicare services subsidised by the Australian government
Medicare Australia Medicare Australia is an Australian Government agency, delivering a range of payments and services to the Australian community
Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) Information on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme including details of the medicines subsidised by the Australian Government as well as information for consumers, carers, health professionals and the pharmaceutical industry
Returning unwanted medicines The Return Unwanted Medicines (RUM) Project provides for the collection and disposal of unwanted and out-of-date medicines from consumers across Australia
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.