Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 91170

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Category 8 - MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES

91170

91170 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
13-Mar-2020
Description Updated:
20-Apr-2020
Schedule Fee Updated:
13-Mar-2020

Group
M18 - COVID-19 Allied Health Telehealth Services
Subgroup
2 - COVID-19 Psychologist Focussed Psychological Strategies Telehealth Services

Focussed psychological strategies health service provided by telehealth attendance by an eligible psychologist if:

(a)  the person is referred by:

(i)  a medical practitioner, either as part of a GP Mental Health Treatment Plan, or as part of a shared care plan or as part of a psychiatrist assessment and management plan; or

(ii) a specialist or consultant physician specialising in the practice of his or her field of psychiatry; or

(iii) a specialist or consultant physician specialising in the practice of his or her field of paediatrics; and

(b)  the service is provided to the person individually; and

(c)  at the completion of a course of treatment, the referring medical practitioner reviews the need for a further course of treatment; and

(d)  on the completion of the course of treatment, the eligible psychologist gives a written report to the referring medical practitioner on assessments carried out, treatment provided and recommendations on future management of the person’s condition; and

(e)  the service is at least 50 minutes duration.

 

 

 

Fee: $101.35 Benefit: 85% = $86.15

Item will expire on 30-Sep-2020


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