Assisted Reproductive Technology Working Group of the Gynaecology Clinical Committee of the Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce

Information about the Assisted Reproductive Technology Working Group of the Gynaecology Clinical Committee – MBS item range, membership and meeting dates.

Page last updated: 06 April 2017

MBS item range
Membership
Meeting dates

MBS item range

Total 21 MBS Items

Category 3 – Therapeutic Procedures

  • Group T1 – Miscellaneous Therapeutic Procedures
    • Subgroup 3 – Assisted Reproductive Services
      13200 - 13203, 13206, 13209, 13210, 13212, 13215, 13218, 13221, 13251, 13290, 13292 (14 items)
  • Group T8 – Surgical Operations
    • Subgroup 4 – Gynaecological
      35694, 35697, 35700, 35703, 35706, 35709 - 35710 (7 items)

Membership

  • Professor William Ledger (Chair) - Head & Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Royal Hospital for Women; Head & Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Women's and Children's Health, University of New South Wales; Senior Fertility Specialist & Gynaecologist, IVF Australia
  • Associate Professor Stephen Robson - Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Canberra Hospital; President, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; Professor, Australian National University; President-Elect, Australian Medical Association (ACT); Private practice
  • Ms Julie Hamblin - Consumer and Lawyer, HWL Ebsworth
  • Professor Michael Permezel - Consultant Obstetrician, Mercy Hospital for Women Melbourne;
    Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne; President, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; Private practice
  • Dr Ric Porter - IVFAustralia
  • Professor Luk Rombauts - Adjunct Clinical Professor, Monash University, Group Medical Director, Monash IVF Group; Head of Reproductive Medicine, Monash Health; Vice President, Fertility Society Australia; Board Member, World Endometriosis Society
  • Ms (Elizabeth) Kay Oke – Consumer; Counseller, Melbourne IVF (retired)
  • Ms Georgina Chambers - Director, National Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit Centre for Big Data Research in Health and School of Women's and Children's Health UNSW Australia
  • Professor Ken Tremellen - Strategic Professor in Reproductive Medicine, Flinders Southern Adelaide Clinical School, Flinders University Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility Subspecialist; Repromed-Monash IVF Group
  • Dr Linda Mann -  GP, Private Practice
  • Dr Lee Gruner – MBS Taskforce Member (ex officio)

Meeting dates

  • 3 November 2016
  • 5 December 2016
  • 31 January 2017
  • 6 March 2017