The use of spirometry and sleep studies in thoracic medicine are set to change under proposed changes to a raft of MBS items relating to these commonly accessed diagnostic tools. The Thoracic Medicine Clinical Committee tasked with reviewing the MBS items hopes the changes will address problems of under-utilisation of spirometry and over-utilisation of sleep ...
Time to speak up about remuneration for sleep and respiratory diagnostics
By Amanda Sheppeard
16 Sep 2016