Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 45060

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

45060

45060 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2018
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2018
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2018

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
13 - Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery
Subheading
1 - General

Developmental breast abnormality, single stage correction of, if:

(a) the correction involves either:

(i) bilateral mastopexy for symmetrical tubular breasts; or

(ii) surgery on both breasts with a combination of insertion of one or more implants (which must have at least a 10% volume difference), mastopexy or reduction mammaplasty, if there is a difference in breast volume, as demonstrated by an appropriate volumetric measurement technique, of at least 20% in normally shaped breasts, or 10% in tubular breasts or in breasts with abnormally high inframammary folds; and

(b) photographic and/or diagnostic imaging evidence demonstrating the clinical need for this service is documented in the patient notes

Applicable only once per occasion on which the service is provided

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,271.30 Benefit: 75% = $953.50


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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