Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 93284

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Category 8 - MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES

93284

93284 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
22-May-2020
Description Updated:
01-Jan-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2022

Group
M18 - Allied health telehealth services
Subgroup
25 - COVID-19 Allied health, group dietetics telehealth services

Telehealth attendance by an eligible dietitian to provide a dietetics health service to a person for assessing the person’s suitability for group services for the management of type 2 diabetes, including taking a comprehensive patient history, identifying an appropriate group services program based on the patient’s needs and preparing the person for the group services if:

(a) the person has type 2 diabetes; and

(b) the person is being managed by a medical practitioner (including a general practitioner, but not a specialist or consultant physician) under a GP management plan or, if the person is a resident of an aged care facility, the person’s medical practitioner has contributed to a multidisciplinary care plan; and

(c) the person is referred to an eligible dietitian by the medical practitioner using a referral form that has been issued by the Department, or a referral form that contains all the components of the form issued by the Department; and

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

(e) the service is of at least 45 minutes duration; and

(f) after the service, the eligible dietitian gives a written report to the referring medical practitioner mentioned in paragraph (c);

payable once in a calendar year for this or any other assessment for group services item (including services to which this item, item 92386, or items 81100, 81110 and 81120 of the Allied Health  Determination apply)

Fee: $84.45 Benefit: 85% = $71.80

Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $253.35


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  • Anaes - Anaesthetic Values Amended
  • Emsn - EMSN Change
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  • Renum - Item Number Change (renumbered)
  • New - New Item
  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
  • Qfe - QFE Change