“The relief is palpable”: grassroots cancer support network applauds IPTAAS changes

 

 

More than $140 million in NSW budget for regions to help with travel for medical care

The state government is set to almost double the rebates for people in regional areas who need to travel for medical treatment.

It has allocated an extra $149 million in Tuesday’s budget for the Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Scheme (IPTAAS)……..

 

 

Rural and remote Australians with cancer and other chronic conditions missing out on treatment due to inadequate travel subsidy schemes.