MBS COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Incentive

A new temporary Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item has been made available to support medical practitioners providing vaccine suitability assessment services to patients who require booster vaccinations

Page last updated: 22 December 2021

Commencing 23 December 2021, a new temporary Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item has been made available to support medical practitioners providing vaccine suitability assessment services to patients who require booster vaccinations.

MBS item 93666 provides an incentive payment of $10 .00 per eligible vaccine suitability assessment service to patients receiving a COVID-19 third dose or booster vaccination. The incentive will be paid in conjunction with COVID-19 vaccine suitability assessment services provided to patients receiving a third dose or booster dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. The item will not be paid for patients receiving a second dose service.

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