Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 91800

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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

91800

91800 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
13-Mar-2020
Description Updated:
01-Oct-2020
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2020

Group
A40 - COVID-19 services
Subgroup
1 - COVID-19 General Practice Telehealth Services

Telehealth attendance by a general practitioner lasting less than 20 minutes if the attendance includes any of the following that are clinically relevant:

(a)     taking a short patient history;

(b)    arranging any necessary investigation

(c)     implementing a management plan;

(d)    providing appropriate preventative health care.

 

NOTE: It is a legislative requirement that this service must be performed by the patient’s usual medical practitioner (please see Note AN.1.1 for the definition of ‘patient’s usual medical practitioner’ as some exemptions do apply).

 

 

 


 

Fee: $45.55 Benefit: 85% = $38.75


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