Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) item code NN[NNN]A
Value Domain Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Synonymous names:||PBS item code|
The code set representing the medicinal and therapeutic products included in the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits.
The code set also includes the items listed in the separate Repatriation Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits (RPBS), which are structured in the same way.
|Classification scheme:||Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits|
|Maximum character length:||6|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Department of Health|
Department of Health 2015. Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits. Department of Health, Canberra. Viewed 18 September 2015, http://www.pbs.gov.au/browse/publications
Department of Health 2015. Repatriation Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits. Department of Health, Canberra. Viewed 22 October 2015, http://www.pbs.gov.au/browse/rpbs
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