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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

141

141 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2007
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A28 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE

Consultant Physician or Specialist in Geriatric Medicine, Referred Patient, Initial Comprehensive Assessment and Management - Surgery or Hospital.


Professional attendance of more than 60 minutes in duration at consulting rooms or hospital by a consultant physician or specialist in the practice of his or her specialty of geriatric medicine, if:


(a) the patient is at least 65 years old and referred by a medical practitioner practising in general practice (including a general practitioner, but not including a specialist or consultant physician) or a participating nurse practitioner; and


(b) the attendance is initiated by the referring practitioner for the provision of a comprehensive assessment and management plan; and


(c) during the attendance:

    (i) the medical, physical, psychological and social aspects of the patient's health are evaluated in detail using appropriately validated assessment tools if indicated (the assessment); and


(ii) the patient's various health problems and care needs are identified and prioritised (the formulation); and


(iii) a detailed management plan is prepared (the management plan) setting out:

            (A) the prioritised list of health problems and care needs; and

              

(B) short and longer term management goals; and


(C) recommended actions or intervention strategies to be undertaken by the patient's general practitioner or another relevant health care provider that are likely to improve or maintain health status and are readily available and acceptable to the patient and the patient's family and carers; and


(iv) the management plan is explained and discussed with the patient and, if appropriate, the patient's family and any carers; and


(v) the management plan is communicated in writing to the referring practitioner; and


(d) an attendance to which item 104, 105, 107, 108, 110, 116 or 119 applies has not been provided to the patient on the same day by the same practitioner; and


(e) an attendance to which this item or item 145 applies has not been provided to the patient by the same practitioner in the preceding 12 months.



Fee: $452.65 Benefit: 75% = $339.50 85% = $384.80

(See para A15 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $500.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

143

143 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2007
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A28 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE

Consultant physician or Specialist in Geriatric Medicine, Review of Referred Patient, Initial Comprehensive Assessment and Management - Surgery or Hospital.


Professional attendance of more than 30 minutes in duration at consulting rooms or hospital by a consultant physician or specialist in the practice of his or her specialty of geriatric medicine to review a management plan previously prepared by that consultant physician or specialist under item 141 or 145, if:


(a) the review is initiated by the referring medical practitioner practising in general practice or a participating nurse practitioner; and

(b) during the attendance:

(i) the patient's health status is reassessed; and


(ii) a management plan prepared under item 141 or 145 is reviewed and revised; and


(iii) the revised management plan is explained to the patient and (if appropriate) the patient's family and any carers and communicated in writing to the referring practitioner; and


(c) an attendance to which item 104, 105, 107, 108, 110, 116 or 119 applies was not provided to the patient on the same day by the same practitioner; and


(d) an attendance to which item 141 or 145 applies has been provided to the patient by the same practitioner in the preceding 12 months; and


(e) an attendance to which this item or item 147 applies has not been provided to the patient in the preceding 12 months, unless there has been a significant change in the patient's clinical condition or care circumstances that requires a further review.



Fee: $282.95 Benefit: 75% = $212.25 85% = $240.55

(See para A15 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $500.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

145

145 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2007
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A28 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE

Consultant Physician or Specialist in Geriatric Medicine, Referred Patient, Initial Comprehensive Assessment and Management  - Home Visit.


Professional attendance of more than 60 minutes in duration at a place other than consulting rooms or hospital by a consultant physician or specialist in the practice of his or her specialty of geriatric medicine, if:


(a) the patient is at least 65 years old and referred by a medical practitioner practising in general practice (including a general practitioner, but not including a specialist or consultant physician) or a participating nurse practitioner; and


(b) the attendance is initiated by the referring practitioner for the provision of a comprehensive assessment and management plan; and


(c) during the attendance:

(i) the medical, physical, psychological and social aspects of the patient's health are evaluated in detail utilising appropriately validated assessment tools if indicated (the assessment); and


(ii) the patient's various health problems and care needs are identified and prioritised (the formulation); and


(iii) a detailed management plan is prepared (the management plan) setting out:

(A) the prioritised list of health problems and care needs; and


(B) short and longer term management goals; and


(C) recommended actions or intervention strategies, to be undertaken by the patient's general practitioner or another relevant health care provider that are likely to improve or maintain health status and are readily available and acceptable to the patient, the patient's family and any carers; and


(iv) the management plan is explained and discussed with the patient and, if appropriate, the patient's family and any carers; and


(v) the management plan is communicated in writing to the referring practitioner; and


(d) an attendance to which item 104, 105, 107, 108, 110, 116 or 119 applies has not been provided to the patient on the same day by the same practitioner; and


(e) an attendance to which this item or item 141 applies has not been provided to the patient by the same practitioner in the preceding 12 months.



Fee: $548.85 Benefit: 85% = $469.35

(See para A15 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $500.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

147

147 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2007
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A28 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE

Consultant physician or Specialist in Geriatric Medicine, Review of Referred Patient, Initial Comprehensive Assessment and Management -  Home Visit


Professional attendance of more than 30 minutes in duration at a place other than consulting rooms or hospital by a consultant physician or specialist in the practice of his or her specialty of geriatric medicine to review a management plan previously prepared by that consultant physician or specialist under items141 or 145, if:


(a) the review is initiated by the referring medical practitioner practising in general practice or a participating nurse practitioner; and


(b) during the attendance:

(i) the patient's health status is reassessed; and


(ii) a management plan that was prepared under item 141 or 145 is reviewed and revised; and


(iii) the revised management plan is explained to the patient and (if appropriate) the patient's family and any carers and communicated in writing to the referring practitioner; and


(c) an attendance to which item 104, 105, 107, 108, 110, 116 or 119 applies has not been provided to the patient on the same day by the same practitioner; and


(d) an attendance to which item 141 or 145 applies has been provided to the patient by the same practitioner in the preceding 12 months; and


(e) an attendance to which this item or 143 applies has not been provided by the same practitioner in the preceding 12 months, unless there has been a significant change in the patient's clinical condition or care circumstances that requires a further review.



Fee: $343.10 Benefit: 85% = $291.65

(See para A15 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $500.00

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