Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 91808

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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

91808

91808 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
13-Mar-2020
Description Updated:
01-Oct-2020
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2022

Group
A40 - Telehealth and phone attendance services
Subgroup
1 - General practice telehealth services

Telehealth attendance by a medical practitioner (not including a General Practitioner, Specialist or Consultant Physician), in an eligible area, of at least 45 minutes in duration if the attendance includes any of the following that are clinically relevant:

(a)     taking an extensive 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: $90.65 Benefit: 100% = $90.65

Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $271.95


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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