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Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

597

597 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-May-2010
Description Start Date:
01-May-2010
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Jul-2014

Group
A11 - URGENT ATTENDANCE AFTER HOURS
Subgroup
1 - URGENT ATTENDANCE - AFTER HOURS

Professional attendance by a general practitioner on not more than 1 patient on the 1 occasion - each attendance (other than an attendance between 11pm and 7am) in an after-hours period if:

a)    the attendance is requested by the patient or a responsible person in, or not more than 2 hours before the start of, the same unbroken urgent after-hours period;

b)    the patient's condition requires urgent medical treatment; and

c)    if the attendance is undertaken at consulting rooms, it is necessary for the practitioner to return to, and specially open, the consulting rooms for the attendance.



Fee: $129.80 Benefit: 75% = $97.35 100% = $129.80

(See para A5, A10 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $389.40

Category 1 - PROFESSIONAL ATTENDANCES

598

598 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-May-2010
Description Start Date:
01-May-2010
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-May-2010

Group
A11 - URGENT ATTENDANCE AFTER HOURS
Subgroup
1 - URGENT ATTENDANCE - AFTER HOURS

Professional attendance by a medical practitioner (other than a general practitioner) on not more than 1 patient on the 1 occasion - each attendance (other than an attendance between 11pm and 7am) in an after-hours period if:

a)    the attendance is requested by the patient or a responsible person in, or not more than 2 hours before the start of, the same unbroken urgent after-hours period;

b)    the patient's condition requires urgent medical treatment; and

c)    if the attendance is undertaken at consulting rooms, it is necessary for the practitioner to return to, and specially open, the consulting rooms for the attendance.



Fee: $104.75 Benefit: 75% = $78.60 100% = $104.75


Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $314.25

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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