Resources for Health Professionals
MBS Vaccine Assessment Descriptors
From March 2021, as part of the Australian Government’s phase 1B vaccination rollout, 16 new MBS items will be available to enable GPs to assess their patient’s suitability for COVID-19 vaccination. The MBS COVID-19 vaccine suitability assessment service factsheet details more information.
From 18 June 2021 vaccinating GPs who provide in-depth clinical assessments of patients aged 50 and over, regarding individual risks and benefits of COVID-19 vaccination, will be able to access two new MBS items. These items may be claimed if a vaccination assessment appointment exceeds 10 minutes, and must be provided in conjunction with a relevant MBS COVID-19 vaccine suitability assessment items. For more information visit the MBS website.
Practice Management Resources
Information for Disability Support Providers
COVID-19 Statistics for our region