The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australia Government, administered by Diabetes Australia. The Australian Diabetes Society (ADS) is a National Health Professional Agent for the NDSS. The NDSS delivers diabetes-related products at subsidised prices and provides information and support services to people with diabetes.
Registration is open to Australians with diabetes, is free and only needs to be done once.
To register with the NDSS, applicants must be diagnosed with diabetes and hold or be eligible to hold a Medicare card and live in Australia. Sometimes visitors to Australia may be eligible through a Reciprocal Health Care Agreement with their home country.
People who are registered with the NDSS can access a range of subsidised Government approved products including:
Eligible persons can only be registered by their doctor or a Credentialled Diabetes Educator (CDE). A registration form can be downloaded from the NDSS website.
Please visit the NDSS website at http://www.ndss.com.au or telephone on 1800 637 700 for any further information.