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1 February 2020
We’ve improved Medicare online accounts for your patients.
23 January 2020
Health and aged care professionals will need to use web services compatible software to access our digital channels.
17 January 2020
From 18 January 2020, catch up schedules will appear on immunisation history statements.
12 January 2020
People affected by bushfires can access mental health treatment without a referral or mental health treatment plan from 17 January.
3 January 2020
If your customers spend a lot on PBS medicines, they’ll reach the threshold sooner.
23 December 2019
We’ve delivered your 2020 PBS Safety Net kits.
18 December 2019
Payments to patients already getting Sickness Allowance will continue until their current medical certificate expires.
10 December 2019
Read the INU to stay up to date with the Practice Incentives Program (PIP) and the Practice Nurse Incentive Program (PNIP).
9 December 2019
Some interns can apply online to get their Medicare provider number.
3 December 2019
Help your patients look after their mental health with the Head to Health website.
2 December 2019
Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) online payment dates over the holiday period.
19 November 2019
Save time and use HPOS to get additional MPNs.
15 November 2019
It helps us process your claim faster and identify possible claim rejections early.
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