Revealed: The emergency MBS items for specialist video and phone consults

Read a full list of the temporary COVID-19 MBS items for specialists

Specialists can now offer Medicare-subsidised phone and video consultations to any patient in Australia regardless of whether they are considered at risk of COVID-19.

Medicare card

On Monday, the Federal Government introduced Medicare items for specialist telehealth consultations, along with phone and video consults with GPs and allied health providers.

The consultations can be with a patient anywhere in the country, with item descriptors and