Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 93285

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M18 - Allied health telehealth and phone services
25 - COVID-19 Allied health, group dietetics telehealth services

Telehealth attendance by an eligible dietitian to provide a dietetics health service, as a group service for the management of type 2 diabetes if:

(a)    the person has been assessed as suitable for a type 2 diabetes group service under assessment items 81100, 81110 or 81120 of the Allied Health Determination or items 93284 or 93286; and

(b)    the service is provided to a person who is part of a group of between 2 and 12 patients; and

(c)    the service is of at least 60 minutes duration; and

(d)    after the last service in the group services program provided to the person under this item or items 81105, 81115 or 81125 of the Allied Health Determination, the eligible dietitian prepares, or contributes to, a written report to be provided to the referring medical practitioner; and

(e)    an attendance record for the group is maintained by the eligible dietitian;

to a maximum of 8 group services in a calendar year (including services to which this item or items 81105, 81115 and 81125 of the Allied Health Determination apply)

Fee: $21.05 Benefit: 85% = $17.90

Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $63.15


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