Accessing the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) for Biomarker Testing of Women’s Breast Cancers Diagnosed by Core Needle Biopsies at BreastScreen Australia Services
29 August, 2019

The Commonwealth provides funding for the BreastScreen Australia (BSA) program through the National Health Reform Agreement. This funding is used to support the provision of screening mammograms to BSA participants and related activities such as recruitment and promotion; and the assessment and diagnosis of screen detected lesions. Treatment planning services provided following diagnosis are not supported by the existing BreastScreen Australia funding arrangements. 

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