Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 10944

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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10944

10944 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Sep-2015
Description Updated:
01-Sep-2017
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2022

Group
A10 - Optometrical Services
Subgroup
1 - General

CORNEA, complete removal of embedded foreign body from - not more than once on the same day by the same practitioner (excluding aftercare)

 

The item is not to be billed on the same occasion as MBS items 10905, 10907, 10910, 10911, 10912, 10913, 10914, 10915, 10916 or 10918.  If the embedded foreign body is not completely removed, this item does not apply but item 10916 may apply.

Fee: $76.25 Benefit: 85% = $64.85

Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $228.75


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  • Assist - Addition/Deletion of (Assist.)
  • Amend - Amended Description
  • Anaes - Anaesthetic Values Amended
  • Emsn - EMSN Change
  • Fee - Fee Amended
  • Renum - Item Number Change (renumbered)
  • New - New Item
  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
  • Qfe - QFE Change