MBS Review Position Statement – Helping children with autism

July 2018

This position statement outlines AHPA’s recommendations to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Allied Health Reference Group in support of changes to the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)/Pervasive Development Disorder (PDD) MBS items.┬áThese recommendations focus on removing annual limits and providing greater access to care throughout a young person’s development.

This document is part of a series of submissions AHPA has developed in consultation with its member associations as part of ongoing work to support reforms to Medicare and improved access to allied health care for Australians.