When will the next update to the Medicare Benefits Schedule be available?
The anticipated release schedule for future changes to the Medicare Benefits Schedule.
How to use the Create Publication function
Hint sheet to provide advice on the use of this functionality.
Information to assist with the files used on this site.
What Legislation covers the MBS
The legislation is the source for payments of Medicare benefits.
How do I find Medicare statistics?
Both the Department of Health and Ageing and Medicare Australia provide Medicare Statistical information.
Search the MBS - Hint Sheet
Advice on how to use the MBS Online Search the MBS functionality.
MBS Online RSS
What it is and how to use this tool.
How to Subscribe to MBS Online
This page is designed to provide information to assist users to subscribe to receive MBS Online updates.
Can I increase my font size?
To display text in a larger font size, change the following setting in your browser.
How are new procedures assessed for inclusion into the MBS?
New medical technologies or procedures should be assessed by the Medical Services Advisory Committee before they can be recommended for public funding.
How can I obtain the Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) schedule?
The Department of Health and Ageing does not produce the schedule for the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
How do I interpret the Schedule?
Medicare Australia is responsible for the day-to-day administration and payment of benefits under the Medicare arrangements.
How do I make suggestions for improvements to MBS Online?
Feedback and suggestions for improvements from MBS Online users is welcomed.
How do I use the ASCII file?
The ASCII file is a text file and the ASCII Specifications provides information on the structure of this file.
How do I use the XML file?
XML files are most commonly utilised to import into Excel spreadsheets and Access databases.