PBS Co payment Measure

This measure provides free or low cost medicines to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients who have or are at risk of a chronic disease.


Summary for Prescribers

Check your patientís eligibility

Discuss Co payment Measure with your patient

Complete the Co payment Measure patient registration and consent for and submit to us

Write PBS prescription with CTG annotation code.


Summary for Pharmacists

Check prescriptions are correctly annotated if not, contact the Provider

Dispense PBS prescription

Key the correct CTG annotation code in the PDS

Ensure the amount for eligible prescriptions counts towards the patients Safety Net Prescription Record Form.


This infographic is correct as at February 2020

Module code IPM04INFO1


Australian Government

Services Australia

Website, servicesaustralia.gov.a u/h p education