The July 2013 Medicare Benefits Schedule

Page last updated: 31 May 2013

Current Update
The 1 July 2013 Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) files are now available to download. For details visit the July 2013 Latest News page.

Please note: The files listed on this page provide general information on the arrangements for the payment of Medicare benefits. These arrangements operate under the Health Insurance Act 1973 (as amended). These files are not legal documents, and, in cases of discrepancy, the legislation is the source for payments of Medicare benefits.

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Publications (July 2013 Update):



Medicare Benefits Schedules (Complete MBS and MBS by Category)

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Complete MBS 892 pages(PDF 5143)(DOC 9000 KB)(ZIP 1209 KB)1 July 2013 File amended 1 July 2013. For details visit the July 2013 Latest News page.
Category 1 - Attendances183 pages(PDF 1227 KB)(DOC 1640 KB)(ZIP 266 KB)1 July 2013 File amended 18 June 2013. For details visit the July 2013 Latest News page.
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures53 pages(PDF 485 KB)(DOC 429 KB)(ZIP 95 KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures 342 pages(PDF 2141 KB)(DOC 4224 KB)(ZIP 552 KB)1 July 2013 File amended 1 July 2013. For details visit the July 2013 Latest News page.
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services 55 pages(PDF 474 KB)(DOC 517 KB)(ZIP 99 KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services 158 pages(PDF 982 KB)(DOC 1451 KB)(ZIP 201 KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services 115 pages(PDF 429 KB)(DOC 1123 KB)(ZIP 186 KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services 47 pages(PDF 429 KB)(DOC 363 KB)(ZIP 88 KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services117 pages(PDF 861 KB)(DOC 211 KB)(ZIP 55 KB)

Other Schedules

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Allied Health Schedule 75 pages(PDF 460 KB)(DOC 657 KB)(ZIP 117 KB)
Optometrical Benefits Schedule39 pages(PDF 348 KB)(DOC 211 KB)(ZIP 55 KB)


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(TXT 2347 KB)(ZIP 336 KB)1 July 2013 File amended 1 July 2013. For details visit the July 2013 Latest News page.
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(XML 7723 KB)(ZIP 367 KB)1 July 2013 File amended 1 July 2013. For details visit the July 2013 Latest News page.
Relative Value Guide (RVG)(TXT 15 KB)
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