Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 11012

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Category 2 - DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES AND INVESTIGATIONS

11012

11012 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
D1 - Miscellaneous Diagnostic Procedures And Investigations
Subgroup
1 - Neurology

NEUROMUSCULAR ELECTRODIAGNOSIS  conduction studies on 1 nerve OR ELECTROMYOGRAPHY of 1 or more muscles using concentric needle electrodes OR both these examinations (not being a service associated with a service to which item 11015 or 11018 applies)

Fee: $112.00 Benefit: 75% = $84.00 85% = $95.20

(See para DN.1.3 of explanatory notes to this Category)


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Category 2 - DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES AND INVESTIGATIONS

DN.1.3

Neuromuscular Diagnosis - (Item 11012)

Based on advice from the Australian Association of Neurologists, Medicare benefits are not payable under Item 11012 for quantitative sensory nerve testing using "Neurometer CPT" diagnostic devices. The advice indicated that the device was still in the evaluation and research stage and did not have widespread clinical application.

Related Items: 11012


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