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

Information about the End of Life Working Group – MBS item range, membership and meeting dates.

Page last updated: 11 April 2017

MBS item range
Membership
Meeting dates

MBS item range

Category 1 - Professional Attendances
  • Group A28 - Geriatric Medicine
    141, 149 (2 items)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures
  • Group T1 - Miscellaneous Therapeutic Procedures
    • Subgroup 10 - Management and Procedures Undertaken in an Intensive Care Unit
      13870, 13873 (2 items)

Membership

  • Ms Jane Tolman (Chair) - Associate Professor of Aged Care, University of Tasmania
  • Dr William Lukin
  • Ms Eileen Jerga - Consumer Representative
  • Dr Philip Hungerford
  • Professor Imogen Mitchell - Acting Dean, Medical School, Staff Specialist Intensive Care Unit, Canberra Hospital; Organisational unit member, Canberra Hospital Campus; Organisational unit member, Acton Campus; Researcher in Critical care & Emergency medicine
  • Professor Ken Hillman - Head, Department of Physiology and Sleep Medicine, Sir Charles Gardiner Hospital; Clinical Professor, University of Western Australia
  • Dr Michael Anstey - Intensive Care Specialist & Director ICU Research, Sir Charles Gardiner Hospital; Medical Advisor, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care; Board Member, Choosing Wisely Australia.
  • Dr Andrew Holt - Deputy Director & Supervisor of Training, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Flinders Medical Centre; Director, Critical Care Unit, Flinders Private Hospital; Director, Intensive Care Unit, Ashford Hospital; Director, South Australian Home Parenteral Nutrition Unit, Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, Flinders University; Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee, Adelaide Community Healthcare Alliance
  • Dr Andrew Turner - Director, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Royal Hobart Hospital

Meeting dates

  • 31 August 2016
  • 12 September 2016
  • 29 September 2016