MBS item for heart health checks should be ditched, says RACGP

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The college says the items introduced in 2019 represent a 'piecemeal approach' to supporting cardiac health in primary care. The controversial Medicare item for GPs to perform absolute CVD risk assessments should be scrapped, the RACGP says.


Heart Check MBS Item numbers, RACGP submission

Period8 Jan 2021

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