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Telehealth

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)

  • specialists

  • allied health providers

  • mental health professionals

  • nurse practitioners