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New MBS Items for Allied Health & Mental Health Services in Residential Aged Care Facilities

Date: 24-08-2021 19:30:00

When Tuesday 24 August 2021 from 7:25pm - 8:25pm
Where Webinar
Cost Free

Presented by:
Kim Poyner | Trainer, RN, PN, PCC, NBC-HWC, MediCoach
Riwka Hagen | Principal Consultant, Medical Business Services

Join the presenters to explore appropriate service streams for RACF residents for allied and mental health services and to discuss benefits of care coordination. 


  • 7.25pm Login
  • 7.30pm Welcome, Acknowledgement of Country & Introduction
  • 7.35pm Segment 1 – New temporary items and why
  • -Why have new items been developed?
  • -Explanation of the limited types of additional Allied Health Services.
  • Outline of GP, Allied Health and Mental Health MBS items, rebates and descriptors
  • Group services
  • Referring and eligibility complexities for additional services
Segment 2 – Benefits of Allied Health Services for RACF residents including people with dementia
  • Outline of evidence-based benefits

Segment 3 - Referring residents to appropriate Allied Health and Mental Health Services

  • Availability of services
  • PHN commissioned services
  • The referral and review process

Segment 4 – Care coordination for RACF patients

  • Using the practice and RACF team to coordinate care
  • 8.20pm Case study & interactive panel discussion / Q&A
  • 8.30pm Evaluation
  • 8.35pm Close

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