Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 92142

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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

92142

92142 - Additional Information

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

Group
A40 - Telehealth and phone attendance services
Subgroup
17 - GP, Specialist and Consultant Physician Autism Service – Telehealth Service

Telehealth attendance of at least 45 minutes in duration by a general practitioner for assessment, diagnosis and preparation of a treatment and management plan for a patient under 13 years with an eligible disability if the general practitioner does all of the following:

(a) undertakes a comprehensive assessment and makes a diagnosis (if appropriate, using information provided by an eligible allied health provider);

(b) develops a treatment and management plan, which must include the following:

(i) an assessment and diagnosis of the patient’s condition;

(ii) a risk assessment;

(iii) treatment options and decisions;

(iv) if necessary—medication recommendations;

(c) provides a copy of the treatment and management plan to one or more allied health providers, if appropriate, for the treatment of the patient

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: $142.20 Benefit: 100% = $142.20

Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $426.60


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  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
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