• Share on facebook
  • Share on twitter
  • Share on LinkedIn
  • Share on Google+

Women's payments and services

Breast implant information

Provides information regarding poly implant protheses (PIP) breast implants. The 24 hours information line 1800 217 257 can assist individuals concerned about breast implants.

Department of Health

Breast prostheses reimbursement program

Provides reimbursement of up to $400 for new or replacement external breast prostheses for eligible Australian women who have had a mastectomy as a result of breast cancer.

Department of Human Services

National cervical screening program

Promotes routine screening with Pap smears every two years for women between the ages of 18 and 69 years.

Department of Health

Pap test register

Pap test registers operate in each state and territory and keep a confidential record of your Pap smear results. If you want more information about the registers, to advise of a change of address, or if you would prefer to have your details removed from a register, contact your state or territory Pap Test Register.

Department of Health

Pregnancy, Birth and Baby

Provides an online service  and a free phone on 1800 882 436 for information, advice and support through pregnancy, childbirth and the first year of parenthood.  Browse the website or call the helpline and speak with a qualified counsellor.  Calls from landlines are free, mobile charges may apply.

healthdirect Australia

Back to top