Inappropriate MBS claims: cardiologist repays $750,000 to Medicare

A cardiologist has been reprimanded and agreed to repay $750,000 to Medicare for overclaiming of MBS items for longer consultations and items for investigations such as ankle brachial indices vascular ultrasound. The un-named cardiologist was investigated by the Professional Services Review (PSR) after audits revealed that their claim rate for some MBS items was excess ...

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