Medicare Benefits Schedule - Note TN.8.38

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

TN.8.38

Peripheral Arterial or Venous Catheterisation - (Item 35317)

Item 35317 is restricted to the regional delivery of thrombolytic, vasoactive or chemotherapeutic oncologic agents in association with a radiological service.  This item in not intended for infusions with systemic affect.

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35317

35317 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Jul-1996
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2002
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL OR VENOUS CATHETERISATION with administration of thrombolytic or chemotherapeutic agents, BY CONTINUOUS INFUSION, using percutaneous approach, excluding associated radiological services or preparation, and excluding aftercare (not being a service associated with a service to which another item in Subgroup 11 of Group T1 or items 35319 or 35320 applies and not being a service associated with photodynamic therapy with verteporfin)

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $355.80 Benefit: 75% = $266.85 85% = $302.45

(See para TN.8.38 of explanatory notes to this Category)


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