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Title: Patient Travel Scheme (PTS) guidelines: incorporating Patient Assistance Travel Scheme (PATS), interhospital transfer (IHT), medical evacuation (MEDIVAC)
Authors: Hospital Services, DHCS
Issue Date: Apr-2003
Publisher: DHCS
Abstract: The Patient Assistance Travel Scheme assists Northern Territory residents to access a range of essential specialist medical/surgical services. PATS provides assistance with travel and accommodation only. The purpose of this scheme is: • to promote equality of access for Northern Territory residents to planned specialist medical services. • to assist financially disadvantaged clients living in rural and remote areas who require planned specialist services. • to assist with travel arrangement for people disadvantaged by lack of access to resources.
Description: Originally issued in 1998. This revised edition issued in 2003.
Type: Guideline
Subjects: Access
Social support
Financial assistance
Appears in Collections:NT General Collection

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