Dialog Box


Latest News 

Read the latest news and views on all matters relating to hepatitis C treatment

'Monitoring hepatitis C treatment uptake in Australia'

Monitoring hepatitis C treatment uptake in Australia by the Kirby Institute

Australia is on target to eliminate hepatitis C by 2026 as close to 15% of people have accessed cures, and over 7,000 of these in Victoria. Hepatitis Victoria's response to the latest treatment uptake report

New hep C treatment on PBS welcome but still more to do

The Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) listing of Viekira Pak and Viekira Pak-RBV from 1 May 2016 is a welcome addition to the highly effective new generation treatment options for people living with hepatitis C.

Health Minister confirms standalone viral hepatitis B & C strategies

Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy confirms standalone strategies to tackle viral hepatitis. More than 120,000 Victorians will benefit from separate strategies for hepatitis B and hepatitis C. 

Gift of life finally arrives for a quarter of a millions Australians

Tuesday 1 March will be a momentous turning point for around a quarter of a million Australians. For Amanda Geikie who has been living with hepatitis C for 30 years, the availability of the new treatments is a lifesaver.

Return to BE FREE FROM HEP C treatment page