Address: Level 1 16 Napier Close Deakin ACT 2600,Australia
Tel: +61 2 6122 8500
Medicines Australia represents the discovery-driven pharmaceutical industry in Australia. Our member companies supply 86 per cent of the medicines that are available to Australian patients through the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme as well as providing a range of other medicines and vaccines to the Australian community. Those medicines keep Australians out of hospitals, prevent disease and play a pivotal role in ensuring a productive and healthy community.
Products and services
Medicines Australia represents the innovative medicines industry by:
engaging with government and government departments, the Australian Medicines Industry, consumer groups and health professionals to develop health and industry policy
building and maintaining relationships with government for fair reimbursement of medicines (through the Pharmaceuticals Benefits Scheme) to ensure the continuation of a viable medicines industry
administering the Medicines Australia Code of Conduct which sets the standard for the ethical marketing and promotion of prescription medicines
working with other health professional and consumer organisations on issues of mutual concern
providing specialist advice to member companies
educating the community about industry activities.