Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 93316

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Category 8 - MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES

93316

93316 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
10-Dec-2020
Description Updated:
10-Dec-2020
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2021

Group
M26 - COVID-19 Additional focussed psychological strategies (allied mental health)
Subgroup
1 - Additional focussed psychological strategies (eligible psychologist, attendance 20 to 50 minutes)

Focussed psychological strategies health service provided to a person (but not as an admitted patient of a hospital) by an eligible psychologist if:

(a) the person is a care recipient in a residential aged care facility; and

(b)  the person is referred by a medical practitioner working in general practice, a psychiatrist or a paediatrician who makes a written record of the need for additional mental health treatment services; and

(c) the service is provided to the person individually and in person; and

(d) at the completion of a course of treatment, the referring medical practitioner reviews the need for a further course of treatment; and

(e) on the completion of the course of treatment, the eligible psychologist gives a written report to the referring medical practitioner on assessments carried out, treatment provided and recommendations on future management of the person’s condition; and

(f)  the service is at least 20 minutes but less than 50 minutes duration

Fee: $73.55 Benefit: 85% = $62.55


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