GESA is taking a cautious, watchful approach to the eight new colonoscopy Medicare item numbers being introduced on 1 Nov in a move aimed at reducing unnecessary procedures. In a presentation given to stakeholders last month the MBS Review Taskforce told gastroenterologists that item numbers 32088-32090 and 32093 would be shelved, replaced by items 32222-32229. ...
GESA gives advice on the 8 new colonoscopy items
By Sunalie Silva
31 Oct 2019