Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce — Consultations

The MBS Review Taskforce has released more reports for public consultation Australia. This is an opportunity for the Australian public, including health professionals, to have their say on the draft recommendations prior to final recommendations being provided to government.

More information on the MBS Review's consultation process is available on the Department of Health website.

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There are currently no open consultations.

More information on the MBS Review’s consultation process, including a timeline for future consultations, is available on the Department of Health website.

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About the MBS Review

The Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce is considering how more than 5,700 items on the MBS can be aligned with contemporary clinical evidence and practice and improve health outcomes for patients.

The Review is led by a Taskforce, which includes doctors working across public and private health sectors with expertise in general practice, surgery, pathology, radiology, public health and medical administration. Consumer representatives and academics with expertise in health technology assessment are also represented on the Taskforce.

To find out more about how the Taskforce is reviewing the MBS, view the factsheet.