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A temporary MBS item, 93715, is now available to support you managing COVID-19 patients face-to-face.

New COVID-19 MBS item for GPs

A temporary MBS item is now available to support you when providing face-to-face treatment for COVID-19. patients The MBS item is in place until 30 June 2022.

You should provide most care for people who test positive for COVID-19 virtually using the telehealth MBS items. You should only COVID-19 patients face-to-face where you are willing to, and it is clinically appropriate.

To support this, we are making free PPE bundles available under emergency conditions.

Use MBS item 93715 – where you are assessing and managing a person with a laboratory- or rapid antigen- confirmed COVID-19 infection.

Learn more about MBS item 93715.

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