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This instrument amends the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011 to remove duplication in the listing of four Medicare Benefit Schedule items and add seven new eligible facilities.
Administered by: Health
Made 11 Dec 2012
Registered 17 Dec 2012
Tabled HR 05 Feb 2013
Tabled Senate 05 Feb 2013
Date of repeal 19 Dec 2012
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Table of contents.

Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2012 (No. 9)¹


I, DOUG FAWNS, delegate of the Minister for Health, make these Rules under item 3A of the table in section 333-20 of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.





Doug Fawns

Assistant Secretary

Private Health Insurance Branch

Medical Benefits Division

Department of Health and Ageing

11 December 2012




Part 1        Preliminary

1           Name of Rules

These Rules are the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2012 (No. 9).

2.          Commencement

These Rules commence on the day after registration.

3.          Amendment of the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011

Schedules A and B amend the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011 as amended.

 Schedule A ― Amendments


[1]      Schedule 1, Part 2 Type A procedures, Clause 6 Surgical patient, subclause (3)

             Delete “50100”

[2]      Schedule 3, Part 2 Type B procedures, Clause 5 Non-band specific Type B day procedures, subclause (1)


             Delete “52144”

             Delete “52300”

             Delete “52303”



Schedule B ― Amendments

[1]         Schedule 5, Clause 4 Facilities, Table:


The table in Clause 4 of Schedule 5 of the Private Health Insurance (Benefit

Requirements) Rules 2011 is amended as set out below:




Avenue Plastic Surgery

20 The Avenue, WINDSOR VIC 3181




Ballarat Day Procedure Centre

1119-1123 Howitt Street, BALLARAT VIC 3350




Glengarry Private Hospital

53 Arnisdale Road, DUNCRAIG WA 6023




Goonawarra Day Hospital

1-11 Dornoch Drive, SUNBURY VIC 3429




Mt Wilga Private Hospital

2 Manor Road, HORNSBY NSW 2077




Murdoch Surgicentre

100 Murdoch Drive, MURDOCH WA 6150




Skin and Cancer Foundation (Westmead) Day Procedure Centre

7 Ashley Lane, WESTMEAD NSW 2145




Skin Cancer Day Surgery

19 Cleveland Road, ASHWOOD VIC 3147




Springvale Endoscopy Centre and Day Hospital

20 Balmoral Avenue, Springvale VIC 3171




St Albans Endoscopy Centre

328-330 Station Road, ST ALBANS VIC 3021




Vista Laser Eye Clinics NSW

1 McClaren Street, NORTH SYDNEY NSW 2060




Walcott Street Surgical Centre

41 Walcott Street, MT LAWLEY WA 6050




Westpoint Endoscopy Day Hospital

243 Heaths Road, HOPPERS CROSSING VIC 3029




Windsor  Avenue Day Surgery

17 Windsor Avenue, SPRINGVALE VIC 3171


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