MBS and telehealth

Allows all Medicare eligible Australians access to telehealth services for a range of out of hospital consultations.

Medicare benefits are available for telehealth services (video and phone) provided by:

  • GPs
  • medical practitioners
  • specialists
  • consultant physicians
  • nurse practitioners and participating midwives
  • allied health providers
  • dental practitioners in the practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery.

They’re also available in eligible aged care facilities and Aboriginal Medical Services throughout Australia.

Read more about MBS Telehealth Services from January 2022 on MBS Online website.

Page last updated: 8 June 2022.