Expansion of COVID–19 telehealth measures to include more MBS allied health services

30 March 2020

In response to the COVID–19 health crisis in Australia, the Federal Minister for Health, the Hon Greg Hunt, announced the expansion of telehealth services to include further Medicare-funded allied health services. AHPA welcomed this initiative and, as the peak body for the allied health sector, worked with the government on the co-design of this whole-of-population approach to healthcare.

See below for AHPA’s media release in response to the Minister’s announcement.