C29 – Medical Benefits Schedule Review & Update

The Medical Benefits Division is overseeing and contributing to a range of reviews and reforms.  This session will aim to update attendees on the activity of the division including:

  • Update from the work of MBS Review Taskforce considering how the MBS can be aligned with contemporary clinical evidence and practice and improve health outcomes for patients.
  • An industry perspective on the Departments activities and how they relate to patient access to medical technologies.
  • Any learnings from the MBS review process, that could be applied to improve the timeliness of the MSAC process