Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 47603

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

47603

47603 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Jul-2021
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2022

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
15 - Orthopaedic
Subheading
2 - Treatment Of Fractures

Treatment of fracture of ankle joint:

(a) by internal fixation of 2 or more of the malleolus, fibula, diastasis and medial tissue interposition; and

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

(i) arthrotomy;

(ii) capsule repair;

(iii) removal of loose fragments or intervening soft tissue;

(iv) washout of joint

(H)

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $753.10 Benefit: 75% = $564.85


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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