Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce meeting 1 December 2016 outcomes

On 1 December 2016, the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce held its fifteenth meeting. Following is an outcomes summary from the meeting.

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On 1 December 2016, the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce held its fifteenth meeting. Following is an outcomes summary from the meeting.

Recommendations to Government

The Taskforce endorsed recommendations for submission to Government from the MBS Principles and Rules Committee and one clinical committee:

  • Gastroenterology - colonoscopy

Draft recommendations for public consultation

The Taskforce endorsed for public consultation draft reports and recommendations from one clinical committee:

  • Intensive Care & Emergency Medicine