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Clinical Updates

April 2024 Clinical Drug MDref Update

1 April, 2024

The April 2024 MDref drug database and content update for MedicalDirector Clinical is now available and current from 1 April 2024. The update is a fully rebuilt MDref drug database, CMI (Consumer Medicines Information), PI (Product Information) and updated MedicalDirector Clinical content.

We strongly recommend that you update your MDref database every month. Monthly PBS changes, including new items, Streamlined Authority changes and PBS pricing details, are included in the monthly MDref update. Without this data, you are at risk of creating invalid PBS scripts.

Download April 2024 Drug Update (956 MB)

This update also includes the following:

  • Updated Pathology List
    • Capital Pathology
    • Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology
    • Clinpath Laboratories (SA)
    • Melbourne Pathology
    • Clinipath Pathology (WA)
    • Douglas Hanly Moir Pathology
    • North West Pathology
    • Southern Pathology
  • Several Template Updates
    • MyMedicare Registration Form 
    • Reproductive Carrier Scn 
    • Direct Endoscopy referral 
    • Yarra Radiology – Referral Form 


  • This MDref update can only be applied to MedicalDirector Clinical 3.12.1 (or above).
  • The update is quite a large file, ensure you allocate sufficient time for this update.

Click here for a full list of drug database changes in this MDref update.