Perth Haematology :: Dr Steven Ward
G-CSF PBS S100
IV chemotherapy prescribing
- script will be written for a specific dose of
drug (rather than the number of vials)
- more chemotherapy drugs will available as streamlined
authorities for Public Hospitals.
- Patients will pay 1 fee for original and any repeats
for a drug to fill a single cycle of therapy.
- Drugs will be listed on PBS with a maximum dose
allowed (usually in mg) and max no of repeats. The
use the most economical combination of vials to achieve
the prescribed dose for the patient.