COVID-19: Information for primary and community care

7 April 2020
covid 19
The Department of Health and Human Services has published advice to assist a range of service providers to meet the needs of individuals, families and communities and their workforce while limiting the spread of COVID-19.

This advice is presented in the updates for the following services:

These updates will be subject to further updates.

Service providers are encouraged to implement the key actions outlined in the updates.

New bulk-billed non-admitted items have been introduced for telehealth for vulnerable patients or vulnerable health practitioners. Further information can be found at MBS online.