A specialist cardiac clinical committee has red-flagged MBS items that are obsolete, wasteful or dangerous and made sweeping recommendations to tighten up the inappropriate and overuse of other items. The new proposals include restrictions on GPs ordering expensive services such as functional imaging tests, and a strict limit on surgeons ordering multiple MBS items for ...
Cardiac committee takes scalpel to overblown MBS items
By Sunalie Silva
21 Sep 2017