‘We’re not just conduits to cardiologists’: GPs call for restoration of ECG items

Restrictions on Medicare rebates for ECGs performed by GPs have resulted in reduced access for the most needy patients to detection and monitoring of cardiac arrhythmias, according to the RACGP. In a submission to the Medicare Review Taskforce, GPs are calling for a partial reversal to the changes to MBS items introduced in August 2021 ...

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