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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10801

10801 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-1997
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

CONTACT LENSES FOR SPECIFIED CLASSES OF PATIENTS


Note: Benefits may not be claimed under Item 10809 where the patient wants the contact lenses for appearance, sporting, work or psychological reasons


ATTENDANCE FOR THE INVESTIGATION and EVALUATION of a patient for the fitting of CONTACT LENSES, with keratometry and testing with trial lenses and the issue of a prescription - 1 SERVICE IN ANY PERIOD OF 36 CONSECUTIVE MONTHS


-    patients with myopia of 5.0 dioptres or greater (spherical equivalent) in 1 eye



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10802

10802 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients with manifest hyperopia of 5.0 dioptres or greater (spherical equivalent) in 1 eye



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10803

10803 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients with astigmatism of 3.0 dioptres or greater in 1 eye



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10804

10804 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-1997
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients with irregular astigmatism in either eye, being a condition the existence of which has been confirmed

    by keratometric observation, if the maximum visual acuity obtainable with spectacle correction is worse

    than 0.3logMAR (6/12) and if that corrected acuity would be improved by an additional 0.1 logMAR  by the

    use of a contact lens



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10805

10805 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients with anisometropia of 3.0 dioptres or greater (difference between spherical equivalents)



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10806

10806 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-1997
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients with corrected visual acuity of 0.7 logMAR (6/30) or worse in both eyes, being patients for whom a

    contact lens is prescribed as part of a telescopic system



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10807

10807 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients for whom a wholly or segmentally opaque contact lens is prescribed for the alleviation of dazzle,

distortion or diplopia caused by:

  (i)     pathological mydriasis; or

  (ii)    aniridia; or

  (iii)    coloboma of the iris; or

  (iv)    pupillary malformation or distortion; or

  (v)    significant ocular deformity or corneal opacity

whether congenital, traumatic or surgical in origin



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10808

10808 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients who, by reason of physical deformity, are unable to wear spectacles



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10809

10809 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-1997
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

-    patients who have a medical or optical condition (other than myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, anisometropia or     a condition to which item 10806, 10807 or 10808 applies) requiring the use of a contact lens for correction, where the

    condition is specified on the patient's account



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A23 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

10816

10816 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-1997
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-1997
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A9 - CONTACT LENSES - ATTENDANCES

ATTENDANCE FOR THE REFITTING OF CONTACT LENSES with keratometry and testing with trial lenses and the issue of a prescription, where the patient requires a change in contact lens material or basic lens parameters, other than simple power change, because of a structural or functional change in the eye or an allergic response within 36 months of the fitting of a contact lens to which Items 10801 to 10809 apply



Fee: $121.65 Benefit: 75% = $91.25 85% = $103.45

(See para A24 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $364.95

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