1495 - Somatic tumour gene panel test

Page last updated: 03 April 2018

Application Detail



Description of Medical Service

The proposed medical service is somatic tumour gene panel testing to detect genomic alterations in tumours to determine therapy suitability and identification of changes associated with resistance to therapy.

Description of Medical Condition

The medical conditions relevant to the proposed service include all malignancies for which a somatic tumour gene panel test assists with determining suitability for therapy.

Reason for Application

New MBS item

Medical Service Type


Previous Application Number

Not Applicable

Associated Documentation

Application Form

Application Form (PDF 907 KB)
Application Form (Word 146 KB)

Consultation Survey

Consultation survey (PDF 93 KB)
Consultation survey (Word 508 KB)

PICO Confirmation


Assessment Report


Public Summary Document


Meetings for this Application


12-13 April 2018