What Medicare is, how it works, who’s eligible and who manages it.
What Medicare does and doesn’t cover, and other support programs.
Safety nets provide extra support to people with high medical costs.
How we protect our health payment system from incorrect billing.
As a health practitioner you must meet certain requirements to bill for Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) items under Medicare or prescribe subsidised medicines. Pathology and diagnostic imaging services must also meet accreditation standards to access Medicare.
Health Products Portal
The Health Products Portal helps us work with the medicines and technology sector more efficiently. Industry can make, track, pay for, and manage submissions to list products and services on the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) or Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) Schedule.