The Schedule is part of the wider Medicare Benefits Scheme managed by the Department of Health and Ageing and administered by Department of Human Services.
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MBS rebates and financial incentives are available for a range of specialist video consultations.More Information
New items were introduced on 1 November 2012 for diagnostic audiology services performed by an audiologist, upon written request from an Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) specialist or a neurologist. More information can be found at the Diagnostic Audiology Services under Medicare website.
As a result of a decision in the 2013-14 Budget, the indexation of the MBS is being realigned with the financial year.
The Government announced as part of the 2013-14 Budget that the general (upper) Extended Medicare Safety Net (EMSN) threshold will be increased to $2,000 on 1 January 2015.