Australian Government - Department of Health

Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC)

1359 - Perioperative Nurse Surgical Assistants (PNSA) to gain eligibility as providers of services that attract a Medicare Benefit Schedule (MBS) rebate for eligible surgical assisting services provided during surgery or procedures.

This application has been withdrawn.
Application Number1359
Application NamePerioperative Nurse Surgical Assistants (PNSA) to gain eligibility as providers of services that attract a Medicare Benefit Schedule (MBS) rebate for eligible surgical assisting services provided during surgery or procedures.
Description of Medical ServiceThis proposal is for PNSA’s to have access to MBS item numbers for assisting services that currently attract a MBS rebate.
Description of Medical ConditionAny medical condition requiring surgical intervention for which a surgical assistant is required.
Consultation Protocol-
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MSAC Outcomes-

Meetings for this Application

Meeting Type:Date:
PASC12 – 13 December 2013
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