In order to enable import of external data, MBS Item Browser includes import filters. The filters can be updated online from within a registered copy of the program. Updates to the filters also include the latest weblinks. The current import filters for external data enable import from the following sources:

AMA fees list
The AMA fees list is available to MBS members in CSV format on login to the download page. The list was last updated for Nov 2015.

Custom fees
Follow the instructions in the import dialog to create a XLS-format spreadsheet of custom or in-house fees.

• ReturnToWorkSA medical fees
ReturnToWorkSA medical fees are available for download as a XLSX-format spreadsheet from the fee schedules page. Before this can be imported into MBS Item Browser it must be opened in Excel and saved in the older XLS format. The import filter will import information based on the file for Jul 2015.

Victorian TAC fees
Victorian Transport Accident Commission fees are available for download as a XLSX-format spreadsheet from the medical practitioners page. Before this can be imported into MBS Item Browser it must be opened in Excel and saved in the older XLS format. The import filter will import information based on the file for Nov 2015.

• WorkCover NSW medical fees
As of April 2015 WorkCover NSW does not publish fees in spreadsheet or other format suitable for import into MBS Item Browser. A PDF file containing the most commonly used items can be downloaded from the WorkCover NSW website using the link provided in the Import menu.

WorkCover Queensland medical fees
WorkCover Queensland medical fees are available for download as a XLS-format spreadsheet from the medical fees page. The import filter will import information based on the file for Nov 2015.

WorkSafe Victoria medical fees
WorkSafe Victoria medical fees are available for download as a XLSX-format spreadsheet from the medical practitioners page. The import filter will import information based on the file for Jul 2015.

To request import of another data source, please send an email to support@mbsib.com.au.