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 ...
Disappointment as faecal calprotectin test fails to win Medicare funding
By Mardi Chapman
3 Aug 2018