Published on January 7, 2019

Our team aim to keep our network of General Practitioners up to date with changes in the industry.  

This week’s summary includes updates from: 

  • Medicare – MBS  
  • ACRRM 



MBS Updates  

There have been recent amendments to the Medicare Billing Schedule as of January 2019, specifically Medicare-funded Urgent After-Hours services.  


For more information, please see the MBS Online –  



All candidates training towards FACRRM must complete the following assessments related to the Primary Curriculum – 


To secure your primary venue choice, make sure you apply early. Here are the current dates released: 

  • Mock StAMPS Exam – 2 March 
  • MCQ – 29 March 
  • PC StAMPS – 11 & 12 May 
  • EM StAMPS – 6 July 2019 * Note – This may also extend to the 7th of July if required. 


For more information on the enrolment dates for each assessment category, please see ACRRM’s website –  



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People Medical Consulting are a team of professionals with a passion for guiding those specialising in the Medical industry to find their career pathway and settle into Australia. Working with both Australian trained and Overseas trained professionals, we have extensive experience in Recruitment of General Practitioners and Document Assistance for those requiring support with RACGP, AHPRA, 19AA and 19AB Medicare Exemptions.