Emergency Medicine Working Group of the Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine Clinical Committee of the Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce

Information about the Emergency Medicine Working Group – MBS item range, membership and meeting dates.

Page last updated: 11 April 2017

MBS item range
Membership
Meeting dates

MBS item range

Total – 12 MBS Items
Category 1 – Professional Attendances
  • Group A21 – Medical Practitioner (Emergency Physician) Attendances to which no other Item Applies
    • Subgroup 1 – Consultations
      501, 503, 507, 511, 515 (5 Items)
    • Subgroup 2 – Prolonged professional Attendances to which no other Group Applies
      519, 520, 530, 532, 534, 536 (6 Items)
Category 3 – Therapeutic Procedures
  • Group T1 – Miscellaneous Therapeutic Procedures
    • Subgroup 13 – Other Therapeutic Procedures
      14200 (1 Item)

Membership

  • Dr Michael Ben-Meir (Chair) - Director, Emergency Department, Cabrini Health, Chair, Private Practice Committee, Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
  • Dr Paul Bailey
  • Dr David Rosengren - Director & Emergency Phyisican, Emergency Centre, Greenslopes Private Hospital, Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland Chair, Queensland Clinical Senate
  • Dr Sally McCarthy - Senior Emergency Physician, Prince of Wales Hospital; Medical Director, Emergency Care Institute NSW, Clinical Lead, NSW Whole of Hospital Program, NSW Health, Former President, Australasian College of Emergency Medicine
  • Dr David Ward - Emergency Physician, Brisbane Northside Emergency Centre (Holy Spirit Northside) Deputy Chair, Accreditation Committee, Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
  • Dr Mathew Anstey - Intensive Care Specialist & Director ICU Research, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Medical Advisor, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care Board Member, Choosing Wisely Australia.
  • Associate Professor Rega Ali - Emergency Medicine Blacktown & Mount Druitt Emergency Department
  • Dr Greg MacDonald - Director, Emergency Care, Sydney Adventist Hospital Member, Private Practice Committee, Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
  • Dr Yusuf Nagree - Professor, Emergency Medicine, The University of Western Australia, Emergency Physician, Fiona Stanley Hospital, Chair, Scientific Committee, Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
  • Ms Eileen Jerga - Consumer Representative
  • Meeting dates

    • 9 August 2016
    • 6 September 2016
    • 18 October 2016
    • 15 November 2016