RACGP submission to MBS Taskforce report from the Mental Health Reference group

Last updated 21 June 2019


Date: 6 June 2019

The Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce recently released the Report from the Mental Health Reference Group (Report) after it reviewed 47 primary care mental health-related MBS items.

The Report made a total of six key recommendations and eight longer term recommendations.

The RACGP’s response is generally supportive of the recommendations; however, it highlights some of the missed opportunities and disagreements.

Read the submission

The Mental Health Reference Group report (PDF 545 KB)