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eLearning
Medicare Indigenous enrolments
Medicare Indigenous enrolments

This module provides an overview of the benefits of Medicare enrolment and identification for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients for participation in the Medicare program and their access to better health services.

Case study - managing diabetes
Case study - managing diabetes

This module is a case study that illustrates how health professionals can provide primary and preventative health care to support managing chronic conditions for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients under Medicare.

Case study - accessing mental health services
Case study - accessing mental health services

This module is a case study that illustrates how health professionals can provide access to mental health services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients under Medicare.

Case study - managing asthma
Case study - managing asthma

This module is a case study that illustrates how practices can provide primary and preventative care to support better health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients managing asthma conditions.

Case study - accessing Telehealth services
Case study - accessing Telehealth services

This module is a case study that illustrates how health professionals can provide Telehealth services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients under Medicare.

QAAMS Pathology Program
QAAMS Pathology Program

This module provides an overview of the Quality Assurance in Aboriginal Medical Services (QAAMS) Pathology Program.

Aboriginal Health Workers
Aboriginal Health Workers

This module explains the key Medicare Benefits Schedules (MBS) requirements for claiming services provided by an Aboriginal Health Worker including services provided on behalf of medical practitioners.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners

This module provides explains the key Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) requirements for claiming services provided by an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioner including services provided on behalf of medical practitioners.

Case study - accessing Telehealth services
Your guide to Medicare for Indigenous health services

The Guide was developed to support staff working in organisations that provide Medicare services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. It provides easy to understand advice about Medicare health services and programs.

Closing the Gap (CTG) Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) Co-payment Program
Closing the Gap (CTG) Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) Co-payment Program

This module provides an overview of the CTG, PBS Co-payment Program.

Closing the Gap (CTG) Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) Co-payment Program
Indigenous Health Incentive

This module provides information on the Indigenous Health Incentive including patient requirements, patient registration and withdrawal.


Infographics

Simulations
How to register a patient for Closing the Gap (CTG) PBS Co-payment
How to register a patient for Closing the Gap (CTG) PBS Co-payment

This simulation will run for approximately 2 minutes.

Applying for the Indigenous Health Incentive
Applying for the Indigenous Health Incentive

This simulation will run for approximately 1 minute.

Register a patient for Indigenous Health Incentive
Register a patient for Indigenous Health Incentive

This simulation will run for approximately 1 minute and 30 seconds.

Search for a registered patient in the Indigenous Health Incentive
Search for a registered patient in the Indigenous Health Incentive

This simulation will run for approximately 1 minute.

Withdraw a practice from the Indigenous Health Incentive
Withdraw a practice from the Indigenous Health Incentive

This simulation will run for approximately 1 minute.

Withdraw a patient from the Indigenous Health Incentive
Withdraw a patient from the Indigenous Health Incentive

This simulation will run for approximately 1 minute.