Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 38254

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

38254

38254 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Jul-2021
Description Updated:
01-Jan-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2022

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
6 - Cardio-Thoracic
Subheading
1 - Cardiology Procedures

Right heart catheterisation:

(a) performed at the same time as a service to which item 38244, 38247, 38248, 38249, 38251, 38252, 38307, 38308, 38310, 38311, 38313 or 38314 applies; and

(b) including any of the following (if performed):

(i) fluoroscopy;

(ii) oximetry;

(iii) dye dilution curves;

(iv) cardiac output measurement;

(v) shunt detection;

(vi) exercise stress test


 

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.)

Fee: $470.90 Benefit: 75% = $353.20 85% = $400.30


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  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
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