All you need to know about managing hepatitis C virus infection in Australia

What’s new in the June 2020 Consensus Statement?

  • Prescribing by nurse practitioners
  • Removal of the PBS requirement to document HCV genotype before prescribing pan-genotypic treatment regimens for hepatitis C
  • PBS listing of sofosbuvir plus velpatasvir plus voxilaprevir
  • Removal of the PBS requirement that patients be aged 18 years or older before prescribing treatment for hepatitis C
  • TGA approves the first point-of-care assay for hepatitis C