Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 42788

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

42788

42788 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-May-2017
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2020

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
9 - Ophthalmology

Laser capsulotomy—each treatment episode to one eye, to a maximum of 2 treatments to that eye in a 2 year period—other than a service associated with a service to which item 42702 applies

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $364.40 Benefit: 75% = $273.30 85% = $309.75

(See para TN.8.86 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Associated Notes

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

TN.8.86

Laser Capsulotomy - (Items 42788)

Item 42788 is restricted to a maximum of 2 treatments in a 2 year period.

 

Related Items: 42788


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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