Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Information on health assessments and follow-up allied health services

Page last updated: 08 April 2015

This resource kit contains a fact sheet and proforma providing information on health assessments for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people updated with changes to the MBS item numbers resulting from the MBS review. The kit also includes fact sheets concerning the follow-up service items for practice nurses/ registered Aboriginal health workers and allied health professionals.

Fact sheets

Health Assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People (MBS Item 715)

Follow-up Health Services provided by a Practice Nurse or registered Aboriginal health worker for an Indigenous Person who has received a health assessment

Follow-up Allied Health Services for People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Descent (MBS Items 81300-81360)

Referral Forms

Referral Form for follow-up allied health services under Medicare for people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent (PDF 283 KB)
Referral Form for follow-up allied health services under Medicare for people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent (RTF 287 KB)

Proformas

Child Health Assessment (0-14) Proforma (PDF 426 KB)

Child Health Assessment (0-14) Proforma (RTF 3880 KB)

Adult Health Assessment (15-54) Proforma (PDF 419 KB)

Adult Health Assessment (15-54) Proforma (RTF 3885 KB)

Older person (55+) Health Assessment Proforma (PDF 396 KB)

Older person (55+) Health Assessment Proforma (RTF 923 KB)

If you have any queries related to these items or difficulty accessing the PDFs above, please contact the Department of Health.