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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2600

2600 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
1 - TAKING OF A CERVICAL SMEAR FROM AN UNSCREENED OR SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERSCREENED PERSON

SURGERY CONSULTATIONS


Professional attendance at consulting rooms


STANDARD CONSULTATION of more than 5 minutes duration but not more than 25 minutes duration


and at which a cervical smear is taken from a person between the ages of 20 and 69 years inclusive, who has not had a cervical smear in the last 4 years.



Fee: $21.00 Benefit: 100% = $21.00

(See para A42 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $63.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2603

2603 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
1 - TAKING OF A CERVICAL SMEAR FROM AN UNSCREENED OR SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERSCREENED PERSON


LONG CONSULTATION of more than 25 minutes duration but not more than 45 minutes duration


and at which a cervical smear is taken from a person between the ages of 20 and 69 years inclusive, who has not had a cervical smear in the last 4 years.



Fee: $38.00 Benefit: 100% = $38.00

(See para A42 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $114.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2606

2606 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
1 - TAKING OF A CERVICAL SMEAR FROM AN UNSCREENED OR SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERSCREENED PERSON


PROLONGED CONSULTATION of more than 45 minutes duration


and at which a cervical smear is taken from a person between the ages of 20 and 69 years inclusive who has not had a cervical smear in the last 4 years.



Fee: $61.00 Benefit: 100% = $61.00

(See para A42 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $183.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2610

2610 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
1 - TAKING OF A CERVICAL SMEAR FROM AN UNSCREENED OR SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERSCREENED PERSON

OUT-OF-SURGERY CONSULTATIONS


Professional attendance at a place other than consulting rooms


STANDARD CONSULTATION of more than 5 minutes duration but not more than 25 minutes duration


and at which a cervical smear is taken from a person between the ages of 20 and 69 years inclusive, who has not had a cervical smear in the last 4 years.



An amount equal to $16.00, plus $17.50 divided by the number of patients seen, up to a maximum of six patients. For seven or more patients - an amount equal to $16.00 plus $0.70 per patient
Ready Reckoner

(See para A42 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: 300% of the Derived fee for this item, or $500, whichever is the lesser amount

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2613

2613 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
1 - TAKING OF A CERVICAL SMEAR FROM AN UNSCREENED OR SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERSCREENED PERSON


LONG CONSULTATION of more than 25 minutes duration but not more than 45 minutes duration


and at which a cervical smear is taken from a person between the ages of 20 and 69 years inclusive, who has not had a cervical smear in the last 4 years.



An amount equal to $35.50, plus $15.50 divided by the number of patients seen, up to a maximum of six patients. For seven or more patients - an amount equal to $35.50 plus $0.70 per patient
Ready Reckoner

(See para A42 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: 300% of the Derived fee for this item, or $500, whichever is the lesser amount

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2616

2616 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
1 - TAKING OF A CERVICAL SMEAR FROM AN UNSCREENED OR SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERSCREENED PERSON


PROLONGED CONSULTATION of more than 45 minutes duration


and at which a cervical smear is taken from a person between the ages of 20 and 69 years inclusive who has not had a cervical smear in the last 4 years.



An amount equal to $57.50, plus $15.50 divided by the number of patients seen, up to a maximum of six patients. For seven or more patients - an amount equal to $57.50 plus $0.70 per patient
Ready Reckoner

(See para A42 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: 300% of the Derived fee for this item, or $500, whichever is the lesser amount

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2620

2620 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jul-2009
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
2 - COMPLETION OF AN ANNUAL CYCLE OF CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH ESTABLISHED DIABETES MELLITUS

The minimum requirements of care to complete an annual Diabetes Cycle of Care for patients with established diabetes mellitus must be completed over a period of at least 11 months and up to 13 months, and must include:


-    Assess diabetes control by measuring HbA1c            At least once every  year

-    Ensure that a comprehensive eye examination is carried out*    At least once every two years

-    Measure weight and height and calculate BMI**            At least twice every cycle of care

-    Measure blood pressure                    At least twice every cycle of care

-    Examine feet***                        At least twice every cycle of care

-    Measure total cholesterol, triglycerides and HDL cholesterol    At least once every year

-    Test for microalbuminuria                    At least once every  year

-    Provide self-care education                    Patient education regarding diabetes management

-    Review diet                        Reinforce information about appropriate dietary                                     choices

-    Review levels of physical activity                Reinforce information about appropriate levels of                                 physical activity

-    Check smoking status                    Encourage cessation of smoking (if relevant)

-    Review of medication                    Medication review


*    Not required if the patient is blind or does not have both eyes.

**    Initial visit: measure height and weight and calculate BMI as part of the initial patient assessment.

    Subsequent visits: measure weight.

***    Not required if the patient does not have both feet.


SURGERY CONSULTATIONS


(Professional attendance at consulting rooms)


STANDARD CONSULTATION of more than 5 minutes duration but not more than 25 minutes duration


AND which completes the minimum requirements of a cycle of care for a patient with established diabetes mellitus.



Fee: $21.00 Benefit: 100% = $21.00

(See para A43 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $63.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2622

2622 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2006
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
2 - COMPLETION OF AN ANNUAL CYCLE OF CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH ESTABLISHED DIABETES MELLITUS


LONG CONSULTATION of more than 25 minutes duration but not more than 45 minutes duration


AND which completes the minimum requirements of a cycle of care for a patient with established diabetes mellitus



Fee: $38.00 Benefit: 100% = $38.00

(See para A43 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $114.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2624

2624 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2006
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
2 - COMPLETION OF AN ANNUAL CYCLE OF CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH ESTABLISHED DIABETES MELLITUS


PROLONGED CONSULTATION of more than 45 minutes duration


AND which completes the minimum requirements of a cycle of care for a patient with established diabetes mellitus



Fee: $61.00 Benefit: 100% = $61.00

(See para A43 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $183.00

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

2631

2631 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Description Start Date:
01-Jan-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2001

Group
A19 - OTHER NON-REFERRED ATTENDANCES ASSOCIATED WITH PIP INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO WHICH NO OTHER ITEM APPLIES
Subgroup
2 - COMPLETION OF AN ANNUAL CYCLE OF CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH ESTABLISHED DIABETES MELLITUS

OUT-OF-SURGERY CONSULTATIONS


(Professional attendance at a place other than the consulting rooms)


STANDARD CONSULTATION of more than 5 minutes duration but not more than 25 minutes duration


AND which completes the minimum requirements of a cycle of care for a patient with established diabetes mellitus


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: 300% of the Derived fee for this item, or $500, whichever is the lesser amount



An amount equal to $16.00, plus $17.50 divided by the number of patients seen, up to a maximum of six patients. For seven or more patients - an amount equal to $16.00 plus $0.70 per patient
Ready Reckoner

(See para A43 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: 300% of the Derived fee for this item, or $500, whichever is the lesser amount

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  • Anaes - Anaesthetic Values Amended
  • Emsn - EMSN Change
  • Fee - Fee Amended
  • Renum - Item Number Change (renumbered)
  • New - New Item
  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
  • Qfe - QFE Change