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Category 5 - DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING SERVICES

55712

55712 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Feb-2000
Description Start Date:
01-Nov-2001
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Feb-2000

Group
I1 - ULTRASOUND
Subgroup
5 - OBSTETRIC AND GYNAECOLOGICAL

PELVIS OR ABDOMEN, pregnancy related or pregnancy complication, fetal development and anatomy, ultrasound scan of, by any or all approaches, with measurement of all parameters for dating purposes, where:

(a)    the patient is referred by a medical practitioner who is a Member or a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists or who has a Diploma of Obstetrics or has a qualification recognised by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists as being  equivalent to a Diploma of Obstetrics or has obstetric privileges at a non-metropolitan hospital; and

(b)    the dating of the pregnancy (as confirmed by ultrasound) is 17 to 22 weeks of gestation; and

(c)    the service is not associated with a service to which an item in Subgroup 2 or 3 of this group applies; and

(d)    the referring practitioner is not a member of a group of practitioners of which the providing practitioner is a member;

    and

(e)    further examination is clinically indicated in the same pregnancy to which item 55706 or 55709 applies (R)

Bulk bill incentive



Fee: $115.00 Benefit: 75% = $86.25 85% = $97.75

(See para DIQ of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $65.90

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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