Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 11243

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Category 2 - DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES AND INVESTIGATIONS

11243 Fee

11243 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2004
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Jul-2019

Group
D1 - Miscellaneous Diagnostic Procedures And Investigations
Subgroup
2 - Ophthalmology

ORBITAL CONTENTS, unidimensional ultrasonic echography or partial coherence interferometry of, for the measurement of a second eye where surgery for the first eye has resulted in more than 1 dioptre of error or where more than 3 years have elapsed since the surgery for the first eye, not being a service associated with a service to which items in Group I1 apply

Fee: $81.40 Benefit: 75% = $61.05 85% = $69.20

(See para DN.1.8 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Associated Notes

Category 2 - DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES AND INVESTIGATIONS

DN.1.8

Orbital Contents - (Items 11240, 11241, 11242 and 11243)

Items 11240 and 11241 may only be utilised once per patient per practitioner. Where an additional service is necessary items 11242 and 11243 should be utilised. 

Partial coherence interferometry may also be referred to as optical (or ocular) coherence biometry or laser Doppler interferometry.

Related Items: 11240 11241 11242 11243


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