Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 91818

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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

91818

91818 - 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
3 - COVID-19 Focussed Psychological Strategies Telehealth Services

Telehealth attendance by a general practitioner, for the purpose of providing focussed psychological strategies for assessed mental disorders if:

(a)     the practitioner is registered with the Chief Executive Medicare as meeting the credentialing requirements for provision of this service; and

(b)    the service lasts at least 30 minutes, but less than 40 minutes.

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: $112.50 Benefit: 85% = $95.65


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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