Hormones for miscarriage to be deleted from MBS

Hormone injections for managing habitual miscarriage will be among the 24 ‘obsolete or underused’ MBS items to be deleted from 1 July, according to the Department of Health.

Health Minister Sussan Ley says the 24 items, which cover imaging, ENT and gastroenterology and obstetrics cost $6.8 million in the previous year and have been used over 50,000 times.

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