Medicare Benefits Schedule

   

The January 2014 Medicare Benefits Schedule




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The 1 January 2014 Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) data (ASCII and XML) files are now available to download. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.

Please note: The files listed on this page provide general information on the arrangements for the payment of Medicare benefits. These arrangements operate under the Health Insurance Act 1973 (as amended). These files are not legal documents, and, in cases of discrepancy, the legislation is the source for payments of Medicare benefits.

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Medicare Benefits Schedules (Complete MBS and MBS by Category)

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Complete MBS 892 pages(PDF 5277)(DOC 9001 KB)(ZIP 1251 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 20 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
Category 1 - Attendances 182 pages(PDF 1619 KB)(DOC 1619 KB)(ZIP 259 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 17 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures 50 pages(PDF 463 KB)(DOC 344 KB)(ZIP 89 KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures 224 pages(PDF 2210 KB)(DOC 4222 KB)(ZIP 547 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 17 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services 57 pages(PDF 452 KB)(DOC 494 KB)(ZIP 93 KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services 155 pages(PDF 962 KB)(DOC 1429 KB)(ZIP 195 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 17 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
Category 6 - Pathology Services 108 pages(PDF 801 KB)(DOC 1098 KB)(ZIP 180 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 20 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services 45 pages(PDF 407 KB)(DOC 345 KB)(ZIP 81 KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services 116 pages(PDF 840 KB)(DOC 792 KB)(ZIP 148 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 17 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.


Other Schedules

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Allied Health Schedule 75 pages(PDF 460 KB)(DOC 656 KB)(ZIP 119 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 17 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
Optometrical Benefits Schedule 39 pages(PDF 348 KB)(DOC 211 KB)(ZIP 55 KB)


Data Files (ASCII and XML)

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(TXT 2347 KB)(ZIP 336 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 17 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
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(XML 7723 KB)(ZIP 367 KB)1 January 2014 File amended 17 December 2013. For details visit the January 2014 Latest News page.
Relative Value Guide (RVG)(TXT 15 KB)
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