Glossary of terms

Here’s a guide to assist you in understanding the meaning of the terminology used by CBHS.

  • Pharmaceutical Safety Net

    The PBS Safety Net reduces the cost of prescription medicines for individuals and families once the PBS Safety Net threshold has been reached. If you or your family need a lot of medicines in a calendar year, the PBS Safety Net helps you with the cost of your medicines. Your local chemist is able to advise you of the current PBS Safety Net amount. Alternatively for more information go to Pharmaceutical Safety Net .

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