The November 2014 Medicare Benefits Schedule

Page last updated: 26 November 2014

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

Medicare Benefits Schedules (Complete MBS and MBS by Category)

PublicationPublication download optionsNumber of pagesNotes
Complete MBSComplete MBS (PDF 16,232KB)
Complete MBS (DOC 8,995KB)
Complete MBS (ZIP 1,212KB)
891 pages1 November 2014 File amended 26 November 2014. For details visit the November 2014 Latest News page.
Category 1 - AttendancesCategory 1 - Attendances (PDF 3,402KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (DOC 1,577KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (ZIP 258KB)
180 pages1 November 2014 File amended 26 November 2014. For details visit the November 2014 Latest News page.
Category 2 - Diagnostic ProceduresCategory 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (PDF 1,282KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (DOC 405KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (88KB)
49 pages
Category 3 - Therapeutic ProceduresCategory 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (PDF 7,632KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (DOC 4,231KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (ZIP 548KB)
340 pages1 November 2014 File amended 7 November 2014. For details visit the November 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 491KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (ZIP 92KB)
56 pages
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging ServicesCategory 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (PDF 3,113KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (DOC 1,450KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (ZIP 197KB)
155 pages1 November 2014 File amended 7 November 2014. For details visit the November 2014 Latest News page.
Category 6 - Pathology ServicesCategory 6 - Pathology Services (PDF 2,459KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (DOC 1,113KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (ZIP 180KB)
113 pages1 November 2014 File amended 7 November 2014. For details visit the November 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 336KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (ZIP 79KB)
45 pages
Category 8 - Miscellaneous ServicesCategory 8 - Miscellaneous Services (PDF 1,899KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (DOC 782KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (ZIP 145KB)
115 pages1 November 2014 File amended 7 November 2014. For details visit the November 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 666KB)
Allied Health Schedule (ZIP 122KB)
76 pages1 November 2014 File amended 27 October 2014. For details visit the November 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 2306 KB)
(ZIP 331 KB)
1 November 2014 File amended 7 November 2014. For details visit the November 2014 Latest News page.
XML
XML help
(XML 8534 KB)
(ZIP 384 KB)
1 November 2014 File amended 7 November 2014. For details visit the November 2014 Latest News page.
MBS Classification
CSV Specifications
(CSV 27 KB)
Relative Value Guide (RVG)(TXT 15 KB)
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