Principles and Rules Committee of the Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce

Information about the Principles and Rules Committee – membership and meeting dates.

Page last updated: 14 October 2016

Membership
Meeting dates
Reports

Membership

  • Professor Michael Grigg (Chair) - Executive Clinical Director, Surgical Services, Eastern Health Melbourne; Past President, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons; Private Practice; Member, MBS Review Taskforce
  • Dr Michael Coglin - Chief Medical Officer, Healthscope Limited; Member, MBS Review Taskforce
  • Dr Matthew McConnell - Public Health Physician, Country Health SA Local Health Network; Member, MBS Review Taskforce
  • Dr Eleanor Chew - General Practitioner; Member, Queensland Faculty Board, Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Associate Professor Ken Sikaris - Pathologist, Sonic Healthcare; Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Melbourne University
  • Associate Professor Alex Hunyor - Vitreoretinal Surgeon, Sydney Eye Hospital; Chair, Medicare Advisory Committee, Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
  • Dr Penny Browne - General Practitioner; Senior Medical Officer, Avant
  • Mr Michael Jones - Diagnostic Radiologist; Chairman, Diagnostic Economic Committee, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
  • Dr Gerard Ingham - General Practitioner; Deputy Director, Professional Services Review
  • Ms Debra Kay - Consumer Representative Top of page

Meeting dates

  • 4 November 2015
  • 30 November 2015
  • 8 February 2016
  • 23 March 2016
  • 26 April 2016
  • 20 June 2016
  • 8 August 2016
  • 26 September 2016
  • 24 October 2016
  • 28 November 2016

Reports

The Committee has published the following reports with recommendations for public consultation.

Principles and Rules Committee Report