Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 11318

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Category 2 - DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES AND INVESTIGATIONS

11318

11318 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Dec-1991
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2021

Group
D1 - Miscellaneous Diagnostic Procedures And Investigations
Subgroup
3 - Otolaryngology

AUDIOGRAM, air and bone conduction and speech, with other Cochlear tests

Fee: $63.20 Benefit: 75% = $47.40 85% = $53.75

(See para DN.1.11, DN.1.12 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Associated Notes

Category 2 - DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES AND INVESTIGATIONS

DN.1.11

Non-determinate Audiometry - (Item 11306)

This refers to screening audiometry covering those services, one or more, referred to in Items 11309‑11318 when not performed under the conditions set out in paragraph D1.12.

Related Items: 11306 11309 11312 11315 11318

Category 2 - DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES AND INVESTIGATIONS

DN.1.12

Audiology Services - (Items 11309 to 11318)

A medical service specified in Items 11309 to 11318 shall be taken to be a medical service for the purposes of payment of benefits if, and only if, it is rendered:

(a)              in conditions that allow the establishment of determinate thresholds;

(b)              in a sound attenuated environment with background noise conditions that comply with Australian Standard AS/NZS 1269.3-2005; and

(c)              using calibrated equipment that complies with Australian Standard AS IEC 60645.1-22002, AS IEC 60645.2-2002 and AS IEC 60645.3-2002.

Related Items: 11309 11312 11315 11318


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