The Australian Government is introducing new Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item fee arrangements for non-VR GPs. The new arrangements will affect claims for services provided by these doctors from 1 July 2018. National Immunisation Program (NIP) schedule changes commencing 1 July. New eating disorders resources for GPs. Research is currently being undertaken into the barriers and enablers of hepatitis C treatment in general practice. SpotOnHealth HealthPathways. Education. Recipe and quote of the week.