General Practitioners   of Australia

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Medicare Benefits Schedule
Scheduled Fees Since Inception

For some reason this information has been incredibly hard to obtain. One would have expected organisations like the AMA to have published graphs showing the failure of the the MBS item numbers to keep up with inflation. Anyone with a modicum of suspicion might think that the information has been kept obscured.

Date Item number
3
Item number
23
Item number
36
Item number
44
Nov 2001 $13.10 $28.75 $54.60 $80.40
Nov 2002 $13.45 $29.45 $55.95 $82.40
Mar 2009 $15.35 $33.55 $63.75 $93.80
May 2010 $15.70 $34.30 $66.45 $97.80
Jan 2011 $16.00 $34.90 $67.65 $99.55