Pharmaceutical Management Agency
For the year ended 30 June 2007 Presented to the House of Representatives pursuant to Section 150(3) of the Crown Entities Act 2004
Pharmaceutical Management Agency Level 14, Cigna House, 40 Mercer Street, PO Box 10-254, Wellington 6143, New Zealand Phone: 64 4 460 4990 - Fax: 64 4 460 4995 - www.pharmac.govt.nz Freephone Information Line (9am-4pm weekdays) 0800 66 00 50
PHARMAC is the Government agency responsible for deciding which medicines are subsidised for New Zealanders. It manages spending on pharmaceuticals for the District Health Boards, and ensures that a comprehensive list of medicines (the Pharmaceutical Schedule) is subsidised for New Zealanders, and that the list of medicines continues to grow to meet the needs of patients.