Approval of a Hospital Authority to Supply Pharmaceutical Benefits - Australian Government

Description

You will require this approval if you operate a private hospital that intends to run its own pharmacy to supply medicines under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. Approval is also given to public hospitals participating in the Pharmaceutical Reforms under the Australian Health Care Agreement.

Approval is granted to the proprietor of the hospital, not the pharmacy.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

For private hospitals, approval may be granted where the benefits are being supplied for patients who receive treatment in or at the hospital.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

In perpetuity, until cancellation requested by hospital authority or the Agency.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

No fees are required.

Act(s) name

National Health Act 1953 AG

Administering agency

Department of Human Services

Medicare Australia

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

PBS General Enquiries

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@medicareaustralia.gov.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

PBS General Enquiries

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@medicareaustralia.gov.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

PBS General Enquiries

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@medicareaustralia.gov.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

PBS General Enquiries

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Perth, Western Australia 6001
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@medicareaustralia.gov.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

PBS General Enquiries

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@medicareaustralia.gov.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

PBS General Enquiries

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@medicareaustralia.gov.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

General Enquiries, Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@humanservices.gov.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

PBS General Enquiries

Medicare Australia

Department of Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9826
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 13 22 90
Email: pbs@medicareaustralia.gov.au