Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 63740

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Category 5 - DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING SERVICES

63740

63740 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2014
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2014
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2014

Group
I5 - MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING
Subgroup
20 - SCAN OF PELVIS AND UPPER ABDOMEN - FOR SPECIFIED CONDITIONS

MRI to evaluate small bowel Crohn's disease. Medicare benefits are only payable for this item if the service is provided to patients:

(a) Evaluation of disease extent at time of initial diagnosis of Crohn's disease

(b) Evaluation of exacerbation/suspected complications of known Crohn's disease

(c) Evaluation of known or suspected Crohn's disease in pregnancy

(d) Assessment of change to therapy  in patients with small bowel Crohn's disease


Assessment of change to therapy can only be claimed once in a 12 month period.

(R) (K) (Contrast)

Bulk bill incentive

Fee: $457.20 Benefit: 75% = $342.90 85% = $388.65


Legend

  • 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