Providing health care remotely not just during COVID-19
From 13 March to 31 December 2021, new temporary MBS telehealth items have been made available to help reduce the risk of community transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19) and provide protection for patients and health care providers.
Who can provide telehealth services
A range of health care providers can now provide telehealth services to patients. These include:
general practitioners (GPs)
allied health providers
mental health professionals