Working with MBS and PBS data

Working with MBS and PBS data

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) and Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) are valuable data resources with untapped potential to identify and monitor patterns of health service use and inform health service planning.

The Sax Institute is hosting this seminar on working with MBS and PBS data, which will provide insights into the multiple ways these datasets can be used.

Participants will receive an introduction to datasets, advice on dealing with some of their specific characteristics, and view worked examples of how they can be used.

Date: Friday 8 June 2018

Time: 9:30am – 3:00pm (registration from 9:30am, the seminar will start at 10:00am)

Venue: UTS, Level 7, Building 10, 235 Jones Street, Ultimo, Sydney

RSVP: Places for this seminar are limited to 35. Please register for this event by 5pm Monday, 4 June 2018 to secure your place.

Cost: $485.00 (including GST and booking fee per person)

Click here to register

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PHRN COVID-19 Offering

Our network remains open. The network is interoperable and can source expertise, technology and data from around the country. Our expert staff are highly qualified and experienced in linkage of patient data, including population-based administrative data (such as hospital admissions, notifiable diseases and death data) as well as linkage of research cohort data. In addition, we provide secure file transfer and secure remote access services. We are able to work with other NCRIS capabilities to deliver coordinated access to national research infrastructure.

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Mark your diaries! Our next Webinar Wednesday will be all about Accessing Cross Jurisdictional Linked Data in Australia. Wednesday 5 August 2020, 12noon AEST, 10am AWST Registration details coming soon!