Unlegislated Budget Repair Measures – not proceeding
Re-investing in bulk billing incentives for diagnostic imaging and pathology services

This measure retains Diagnostic Imaging and Pathology Services Bulk Billing Incentives.

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Why is this important?

Bulk billing incentives for pathology services and diagnostic imaging and magnetic resonance imaging encourage providers to continue to bulk bill their services.

Who will benefit?

Pathology and diagnostic imaging providers will continue to be encouraged to bulk bill their services.
Patients will continue to have access to bulk billed services for pathology and diagnostic imagining.

How much will this cost?

This measure will cost $936.7 million from 2016–17 to 2020–21.

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