Test cases for e-health pay revealed

Details of what MBS items doctors can claim for creating and curating shared e-health summaries were released by the RACGP on Tuesday.

Under the $467 million Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) system, doctors will be expected to create shared health summaries listing patient’s diagnoses, medications, allergies and adverse reactions and immunisations.

The system is being rolled out from July. But there has been a protracted debate over the circumstances in which level B, C and D attendance items can be claimed by doctors for creating the