The March 2014 Medicare Benefits Schedule

Page last updated: 13 February 2014

Current Update
The 1 March 2014 Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) (PDF, DOC and ZIP) files are now available to download. For details visit the March 2014 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 (March 2014 Update):

Medicare Benefits Schedules (Complete MBS and MBS by Category)

PublicationPublication download optionsNumber of pagesNotes
Complete MBSComplete MBS (PDF 16,204KB)
Complete MBS (DOC 8,955KB)
Complete MBS (ZIP 1,198KB)
888 pages1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
Category 1 - AttendancesCategory 1 - Attendances (PDF 3,459KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (DOC 1,605KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (ZIP 1,198KB)
181 pages1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
Category 2 - Diagnostic ProceduresCategory 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (PDF 1,280KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (DOC 401KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (87KB)
49 pages
Category 3 - Therapeutic ProceduresCategory 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (PDF 7,615KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (DOC 4,208KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (ZIP 545KB)
341 pages1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial ServicesCategory 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (PDF 1,294KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (DOC 488KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (ZIP 92KB)
57 pages
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging ServicesCategory 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (PDF 3,010KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (DOC 1,436KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (ZIP 195KB)
156 pages1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
Category 6 - Pathology ServicesCategory 6 - Pathology Services (PDF 2,351KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (DOC 1,096KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (ZIP 178KB)
114 pages1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate ServicesCategory 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (PDF 1,027KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (DOC 334KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (ZIP 78KB)
45 pages
Category 8 - Miscellaneous ServicesCategory 8 - Miscellaneous Services (PDF 1,894KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (DOC 776KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (ZIP 145KB)
116 pages1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
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Other Schedules

PublicationPublication download optionsNumber of pagesNotes
Allied Health ScheduleAllied Health Schedule (PDF 1,427KB)
Allied Health Schedule (DOC 667KB)
Allied Health Schedule (ZIP 122KB)
76 pages1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
Optometrical Benefits ScheduleOptometrical Benefits Schedule (PDF 867KB)
Optometrical Benefits Schedule (DOC 212KB)
Optometrical Benefits Schedule (ZIP 55KB)
39 pages
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Data Files (ASCII and XML)

File typeDownload optionsNotes
ASCII
ASCII specifications
(TXT 2315 KB)
(ZIP 330 KB)
1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
XML
XML help
(XML 8620 KB)
(ZIP 384 KB)
1 March 2014 File amended 13 February 2014. For details visit the March 2014 Latest News page.
Relative Value Guide (RVG)(TXT 15 KB)
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