Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 30627

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

30627

30627 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Sep-2015
Description Updated:
01-Jul-2021
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2021

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
1 - General

Laparoscopy, diagnostic, if no other intra-abdominal procedure is performed, on a patient under 10 years of age (H)

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.)

Fee: $297.55 Benefit: 75% = $223.20

(See para TN.8.15 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Associated Notes

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

TN.8.15

Diagnostic Laparoscopy - (Items 30390 and 30627)

If a diagnostic laparoscopy procedure is performed at a different time on the same day to another laparoscopic service, the procedures are considered to be un-associated services.  The claim for benefits should be annotated to indicate that the two services were performed on separate occasions, otherwise the claims will be considered to be a single service.

Related Items: 30390 30627


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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