First report of the Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee on Tonsillectomy, Adenoidectomy & Insertion of Grommets

The outcome of Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee review of relevant MBS items is outlined in a report for public consultation, Addendum report post-consultation, and Taskforce recommendations to the Minister.

Page last updated: 05 July 2017

Public consultation report

The recommendations of the committee were published in a report for public consultation.
Report from the Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee - public consultation (PDF 684 KB)
Report from the Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee - public consultation (Word 211 KB)

Addendum report

An Addendum report was published, which reflects any changes to the committee’s recommendations following consideration of the feedback received from public consultation.
Report from the Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee - Addendum (Word 211 KB)
Report from the Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee – Addendum (PDF 651 KB)

Taskforce recommendations to Government

After considering the report from the committee, and feedback received from public consultation, the Taskforce made recommendations to the Government.
Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce Recommendations – Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee Report (Word 27 KB)
Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce Recommendations – Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery Clinical Committee Report (PDF 357 KB)