Submission to the MBS Review - Pain Management Clinical Committee


Advocacy Reports and submissions 2019 reports and submissions Submission to the MBS Review - Pain Management Clinical Committee

Summary

Date: 23 April 2019

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) thanks the Pain Management Clinical Committee for the opportunity to provide feedback on its draft report.

The RACGP’s response covers the following:

  1. The integral role of general practitioners and primary care
  2. Patients with multimorbidity
  3. Prescribing
  4. Mental health care plans
  5. New Medicare Benefit Schedule items
  6. Improved access to multidisciplinary teams