Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 31516

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

31516

31516 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Sep-2015
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2021
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2022

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
1 - General

BREAST, MALIGNANT TUMOUR, complete local excision of, with or without frozen section histology when targeted intraoperative radiation therapy (using an Intrabeam® or Xoft® Axxent® device) is performed concurrently, if the patient satisfies the requirements mentioned in paragraphs (a) to (g) of item 15900

Applicable only once per breast per lifetime (H)

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $916.55 Benefit: 75% = $687.45


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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