Medicare in General Practice – E-learning

(#FOAMed)  Confused by Medicare in General Practice? Us too. Check out these free online resources direct from the Department of “Human” Services. 

eLearning programs

  • Medicare for health professionals
    An introduction to the MBS
  • Primary care items
    An overview of MBS primary care items such as attendances, mental health, chronic disease management and preventative health care
  • Treatment of skin lesions
    This includes 1 November 2016 updates. Medicare requirements used for billing skin lesion treatment for health professionals working in skin cancer management
  • Chronic disease management
    An advanced program on Medicare requirements for GP Management Plans (GPMPs) and Team Care Arrangements (TCAs) and how these are linked to referrals for allied health MBS items 10950-10970
  • Chronic disease management case studies
    A listing of case studies covering GP Management Plans, Team Care Arrangements and Allied Health Initiatives

 

Education guides

The following guides help you understand your obligations when billing and claiming MBS items.

 

Source – https://www.humanservices.gov.au/organisations/health-professionals/subjects/medicare-benefits-schedule-mbs-education-health-professionals