New hep C drugs: GP concern over lack of detail

GPs are keen to join a new training program allowing them to prescribe a new generation of hepatitis C superdrugs to be listed on the PBS from 1 March.

But the lack of detailed information for GPs, allied health professionals and even pharmacists is leading to concerns of possible delays and treatment bottlenecks in achieving a mass rollout.

Hepatitis C is one of Australia’s largest public health