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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

288

288 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Jul-2011
Description Start Date:
01-Jan-2013
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A8 - Consultant Psychiatrist Attendances To Which No Other Item Applies

Professional attendance on a patient by a consultant physician practising in his or her specialty of psychiatry if:

(a) the attendance is by video conference; and

(b) item 291, 293, 296, 300, 302, 304, 306, 308, 310, 312, 314, 316, 318, 319, 348, 350 or 352 applies to the attendance; and

(c) the patient is not an admitted patient; and

(d) the patient:

(i) is located both:

(A) within a telehealth eligible area; and

(B) at the time of the attendance-at least 15 kms by road from the physician; or

(ii) is a care recipient in a residential care service; or

(iii) is a patient of:

(A) an Aboriginal Medical Service; or

(B) an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service;

    for which a direction made under subsection 19(2) of the Act applies

Telehealth Item



50% of the fee for item 291, 293,296, 300, 302, 304, 306, 308, 310, 312, 314, 316, 318, 319, 348, 350 or 352.Benefit: 85% of derived fee.
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(See para AN.0.68 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

306

306 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-1996
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2007
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2012

Group
A8 - Consultant Psychiatrist Attendances To Which No Other Item Applies

Professional attendance by a consultant physician in the practice of his or her specialty of psychiatry following referral of the patient to him or her by a referring practitioner-an attendance of more than 45 minutes, but not more than 75 minutes, in duration at consulting rooms, if that attendance and another attendance to which any of items 296, 300 to 308, 353 to 358 and 361 to 370 applies have not exceeded 50 attendances in a calendar year for the patient



Fee: $183.65 Benefit: 75% = $137.75 85% = $156.15


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $500.00

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  • Assist - Addition/Deletion of (Assist.)
  • Amend - Amended Description
  • 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