Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 410

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Public Health Physician Attendances - At Consulting Rooms

Professional attendance at consulting rooms by a public health physician in the practice of his or her specialty of public health medicine

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

410

410 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-1999
Description Start Date:
01-May-2010
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Jul-2019

Group
A13 - Public Health Physician Attendances To Which No Other Item Applies
Subheading
1 - Public Health Physician Attendances - At Consulting Rooms

LEVEL A

Professional attendance at consulting rooms by a public health physician in the practice of his or her specialty of public health medicine for an obvious problem characterised by the straightforward nature of the task that requires a short patient history and, if required, limited examination and management.

Fee: $20.15 Benefit: 75% = $15.15 85% = $17.15

(See para AN.0.50 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $60.45


Associated Notes

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

AN.0.50

Public Health Medicine - (Items 410 to 417)

Attendances by public health physicians will attract Medicare benefits under the new items only where the attendance relates to one or more of the following: - 

(i)    management of a patient's vaccination requirements for accepted immunisation programs; or

(ii)   prevention or management of sexually transmitted disease; or

(iii)  prevention or management of disease due to environmental hazards or poisons; or

(iv)  prevention or management of exotic diseases; or

(v)   prevention or management of infection during outbreaks of infectious disease. 

For more information on the content-based item structure used in this Group, see A.5 in the explanatory notes.

Related Items: 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417


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  • 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