Real-Time Prescription Monitoring

August 28, 2017

How will real-time prescription monitoring affect your practice? In August 2017 the Victorian Government introduced a Bill to enact real-time prescription monitoring for medications that are considered to put patients at risk of drug related harm.  Victorian Coroners had called for a real-time prescription monitoring regime for some time as recommendations from numerous coronial inquests. […]

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The Medicare Professional Services Review (“PSR”) process

January 25, 2017

One potential result of a review by Medicare under its Practitioner Review Program is referral to the Director Professional Services Review (“the Director”).  Medicare is concerned with the statistical landscape of your practice and whether it deviates significantly from that of your peers in terms of your billing of particular items under the MBS.  The […]

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