Procedures in pain medicine update

The Procedures Working Group is finalising the FPM position statement on procedures in pain medicine. It will available for feedback soon.
 
The Procedures Working Group, chaired by vice-Dean, Dr Mick Vagg, is finalising the FPM position statement on procedures in pain medicine. The draft statement will available for feedback soon.

The Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce has now established the review committee for item numbers relevant to procedural pain medicine. The faculty’s immediate past dean, Dr Chris Hayes, will chair the committee. In line with previous MBS review committees, members have been selected as individuals with a wide range expertise and backgrounds. Stakeholder groups do not have specific representation; however, feedback will be sought throughout the process. The faculty will advise fellows as further information becomes available.
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