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Women with PIP breast implants to receive subsidised MRI scans

10 March 2012

The Medicare rebate for MRI services for patients with PIP breast implants has been extended to 12 March 2015.

Women who know that they have PIP breast implants, or where clinical advice is that they might have, will be able to access Medicare rebates for MRI services to assess whether their implants are structurally sound from Monday 12 March 2012.