Overview of the Scheme
The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) (link opens an external website) is an initiative of the Australian Government administered by Diabetes SA.
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).
Alternatively you can call Diabetes SA on Helpline 1300 136 588 for more information.