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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

32520

32520 - Additional Information

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

Group
T8 - SURGICAL OPERATIONS
Subgroup
3 - VASCULAR
Subheading
1 - VARICOSE VEINS

Varicose veins, abolition of venous reflux by occlusion of a primary or recurrent great (long) or small (short) saphenous vein of one leg (and major tributaries of saphenous veins as necessary), using a laser probe introduced by an endovenous catheter, where it is documented by duplex ultrasound that the great or small saphenous vein (whichever is to be treated) demonstrates reflux of 0.5 seconds or longer, including all preparation and immediate clinical aftercare (including excision or injection of either tributaries or incompetent perforating veins, or both) but not including radiofrequency diathermy or radiofrequency ablation, and not provided on the same occasion as a service described in any of items 32500, 32501, 32504 or 32507

Multiple Services Rule


(Anaes.)

Fee: $533.60 Benefit: 75% = $400.20 85% = $454.10

(See para T8.34 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $80.04

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

32522

32522 - Additional Information

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

Group
T8 - SURGICAL OPERATIONS
Subgroup
3 - VASCULAR
Subheading
1 - VARICOSE VEINS

Varicose veins, abolition of venous reflux by occlusion of a primary or recurrent great (long) and small (short) saphenous vein of one leg (and major tributaries of saphenous veins as necessary), using a laser probe introduced by an endovenous catheter, where it is documented by duplex ultrasound that the great and small saphenous veins demonstrate reflux of 0.5 seconds or longer, including all preparation and immediate clinical aftercare (including excision or injection of either tributaries or incompetent perforating veins, or both) but not including radiofrequency diathermy or radiofrequency ablation, and not provided on the same occasion as a service described in any of items 32500, 32501, 32504 or 32507

Multiple Services Rule


(Anaes.)

Fee: $793.30 Benefit: 75% = $595.00 85% = $713.80

(See para T8.34 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $79.33

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