It's Now Even Easier to Prescribe HCV Treatments
Borallon Correctional Centre Hep C Blitz
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Hep Can't Wait! - Global Hepatitis Initiative
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New Ipswich clinic breaks down hep C barriers
Ipswich residents may have noticed a liver-shaped mascot parading the city streets recently. Affectionally nicknamed…Read Article
Changes to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) from 1st April mean:
- virus genotype is no longer required before prescribing treatment, and
- the 18+ age restriction has also been removed.
Pangenotypic treatments, available under the PBS, are suitable for all hepatitis C genotypes. GPs can find more information about treating hepatitis C on our GP Resources page.