Outcomes from 19th March 2019 Taskforce meeting

On the 19th March 2019, the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce (the Taskforce) held its 38th meeting. The following is a summary of the outcomes arising from the meeting.

Page last updated: 07 November 2019

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MBS Review Update

The Department gave a brief update on the MBS Review. Noting the upcoming budget.

Psychiatry Clinical Committee

The Taskforce endorsed the Psychiatry Clinical Committee report for consultation.

Blood Products Working Group

The Taskforce endorsed the amendment to descriptor for item 13706.

Paediatric Surgery Advisory Group

Members noted the update from the Paediatric Surgery Advisory Group.