Release 2 of the Palliative Care Changes from 1 June 2016

Page last updated: 24 May 2016

The Palliative Care Transition 1 June 2016 spreadsheet issued on 21 April 2016 has been updated. Please see Release 2 (XLSX 14KB) for a full list of item codes and streamline codes.

The changes in this release include:

  • Clonazepam has been amended - the deleted item codes were linked to incorrect remaining item codes e.g. 5340C was linked to 5338Y instead of 5337X.
  • Glycerol has been removed as both the initial and continuing treatment items were delisted from 1 May 2016.
  • Macrogol + Sodium Chloride + Potasiam Chloride + Bicarbonate has been amended - the deleted item codes were linked to incorrect remaining item codes e.g. 5390Q was linked to 10127B instead of 5389P.
  • Methylnaltrexone has been removed as the continuing item code is not being delisted.