Urogynaecology Working Group of the Gynaecology Clinical Committee of the Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce

Information about the Urogynaecology 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 16 MBS Items
Category 3 – Therapeutic Procedures

  • Group T8 – Surgical Operations
    • Subgroup 4 – Gynaecological
      35509, 35568, 35570 - 35573, 35577 - 35578, 35595 - 35597, 35599, 35602, 35605, 35683 - 35684 (16 items)

Membership

  • Associate Professor Malcolm Frazer (Chair) - Private Practice Sub-specialty Urogynaecologist; Clinical Lead Urogynaecology, Gold Coast Health District, Queensland; Associate Professor, Griffith University School of Medicine and Bond University Medical School Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Ms Diane Walsh - Consumer Representative; Senior Notifications Officer, Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency; Community Member, Northern Territory Medical Board;
    Chair, National Prescribing Service Advisory Group
  • Dr Kris Cvach - Urogynaecologist
  • Dr Peta Higgs – Urogynaecologist; Chair, Urogynaecology Committee, The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Dr Ailsa Wilson Edwards - Urological Surgeon, Continence Matters, Adelaide
  • Dr Elizabeth Gallagher - Gynaecologist, Canberra
  • Associate Professor Christopher Maher - Wesley Urogynaecology Unit, The Wesley Hospital; Chair, Urogynaecological Society of Australasia
  • Dr Sara Whitburn – GP, Private Practice
  • 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

Meeting dates

  • 26 October 2016
  • 1 December 2016
  • 6 February 2017