Pharmaceutical prescriptions

nib will pay a Pharmaceutical Prescriptions benefit when:

  • The drug is only available on prescription; and
  • The drug is listed on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG); and
  • The name of the drug does not appear in the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits

The amount customers will be paid will depend on their cover.

A Pharmaceutical Prescriptions benefit will not be paid if the drug is:

  • Listed as contraceptive
  • Mixed to form a compound drug.