New MBS item numbers for telehealth consultations have been rushed through to help protect vulnerable Australians, including the elderly, those with chronic conditions and people in Indigenous communities, from COVID-19. The package includes “Bulk-billed video-conference consultation services, which can be provided by GPs, specialists, consultant physicians, consultant psychiatrists, nurse practitioners and allied mental health workers ...
Facetime, Skype to help GI and liver patients
By Mardi Chapman
16 Mar 2020