Australian Government - Department of Health

Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC)

Medical Services Advisory Committee current applications at appraisal stage

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Review, Contracted Assessment or Submission-Based Assessment
MSAC ID
Title
Contracted Assessment
1411.1
Genetic testing for hereditary mutations predisposing to breast and/or ovarian cancer: Resubmission
Submission Based
1387.1
OPTIMIZER TM IVs Implantable Pulse Generator (IPG) – cardiac contractility modulation therapy for patients with heart failure (resubmission)
Contracted Assessment
1385
Shared Medical Appointments (SMAs) for Type 2 Diabetes Management
Submission Based
1384.1
Bronchial Thermoplasty for the treatment of patients with asthma (resubmission)
Submission Based
1367
Gastrointestinal liner ['EndoBarrier'] to treat diabetes and obesity
Contracted Assessment
1366
Transient Elastography at 50Hz for the diagnosis of Liver Fibrosis in patients with confirmed Hepatitis B or confirmed Hepatitis C
Submission Based
1358.1
Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) Therapy
Submission Based
1347.1
Transcatheter occlusion of the left atrial appendage for patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (resubmission)
Submission Based
1342.3
Oncotype DX breast cancer assay to quantify the risk of disease recurrence and predict adjuvant chemotherapy benefit (Resubmission)
Submission Based
1338
Catheter-based renal denervation for treatment-resistant hypertension
Submission Based
1317
Bone Mineral Density using Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) in patients with HIV
Submission Based
1316
Bone mineral density analyses using Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) for women and men over the age of 50 years with risk factors for osteoporosis
Contracted Assessment
1309
Pain Medicine Professional Attendance Items
Submission Based
1263
Intra-abdominal vagal nerve inhibition for the management of obesity
Submission Based
1248
Bone densitometry to assess patient eligibility to allendronate
Submission Based
1242
Trans-femoral catheterization of the hepatic artery to administer Y90-microspheres TM
Contracted Assessment
1237
MRI imaging of the heart and vascular structures, function and perfusion (blood flow) where there is suspicion of heart artery blockage (in patients presenting with chest pain), heart muscle damage and heart failure and evidence of congenital heart disease.
Submission Based
1222
A genetic test to establish the diagnosis of transthyretin familial amyloid polyneuropathy (TTR-FAP) for access to tafamidis meglumine
Submission Based
1211
Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy for Lung, Prostate, breast and other extracranial cancers such as spine, kidney, liver and pancreatic.
Submission Based
1192.2
The reduction of mitral regurgitation through tissue approximation using transvenous/transeptal techniques (resubmission)
Contracted Assessment
1165.1
Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) assessment
Contracted Assessment
1162
Bone Densitometry testing for menopausal women aged 50
Contracted Assessment
1151
Six Genetic Tests for the Diagnosis of Inheritable Cardiac Conduction Disorders

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