PDF version: MBS Review Taskforce meeting outcomes, 6-7 March 2018 (PDF 18 KB)
Modified Review Process
The Taskforce noted the accelerated timeline, as well as the changes to processes and structures, required to complete the Review by the end of 2018.
Upcoming Clinical Committees
The Taskforce discussed the potential Chairs/Advisers for clinical committees yet to be established.
Cardiac Clinical Committee
The Taskforce noted the amended recommendations of the Cardiac Clinical Committee following consultation.
Nuclear Medicine Working Group
The Taskforce endorsed the release of the Nuclear Medicine Report for consultation.
Principles and Rules Committee
The Taskforce endorsed the six principles developed by the Principles and Rules Committee outlining the high-level purpose of the MBS.
Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine Clinical Committee
The Taskforce endorsed for Government the recommendations of the Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine Clinical Committee.
Gynaecology Report Clinical Committee
The Taskforce re-endorsed the report from the Gynaecology Clinical Committee (GCC).
Taskforce noted updates provided on Neurology and Neurosurgery, Urology, Specialist Consultation Services, Eating Disorders and General Practice Primary Care - Phase Two.