Discount Pharmacy group are proud providers and supporters of the NDSS scheme.
NDSS gives access to wide range of subsided products allowing patients better management of their diabetes such as:There is no prescription required to purchase any of the above mentioned products you just need to present your NDSS card. Further discounts are available if you hold any Australian Health Care Card, Pension Card, Department of Veterans Affairs card or a PBS Safety Net Card.
The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australian Government and administered by Diabetes Australia. The scheme delivers diabetes-related products, information and support services to almost 1.1 million Australians with diabetes.
NDSS aims to enhance the capacity of people with diabetes to understand and self-manage their condition. Diabetes Australia also seeks to support people with diabetes by providing timely, reliable and affordable access to NDSS services.
Registration with NDSS is free and open to all Australians who are diagnosed with diabetes.
You are able to register if you:
- Live in Australia or are visiting from a country where Australia has reciprocal health care agreements on an applicable visa.
- Have been diagnosed with diabetes by a doctor, endocrinologist or credentialled diabetes educator and;
- Hold (or are eligible to hold) a Medicare or Department of Veterans' Affairs card.