The recommendations provided in the Vascular Clinical Committee report offer a starting point to further strengthen the MBS for vascular and interventional radiology and ensure that contemporary practice and models of care are appropriately funded. As stated in the report, there is a significant amount of work still to be done in some areas requiring careful consideration and more comprehensive analysis before reforms can be advanced.
Any future work must be done in close collaboration with key stakeholders to ensure that changes support best-practice service delivery and high-quality patient care. We would welcome the opportunity to work closely with government and other stakeholders in the future to improve the Schedule.
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