gastroenterology
IBD

Disappointment as faecal calprotectin test fails to win Medicare funding

A four year battle to win Medicare funding for the faecal calprotectin test to identify IBD has hit a setback with an application rejected by the Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC). According to deliberations recently made public on the health department’s website, MSAC acknowledged that there was a clinical need for a diagnostic triage test to differentiate IBD ...

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