A recommendation to extend the specialist to specialist referral validity period from three months to six months has been rejected by the government’s MBS Review Taskforce. The proposal was made by the Taskforce’s Specialist and Consultant Physician Consultation Clinical Committee (SCPCCC), following complaints from consumers and providers that the relatively short three month duration of ...
Six month specialist referral proposal rejected by MBS Taskforce
By Michael Woodhead
1 Mar 2021