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This determination amends the Health Insurance (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Determination 2009 to set EMSN benefit caps on two items for radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of varicose veins and all items in Group M15 - Audiology of the Medicare Benefits Schedule.
Administered by: Health
Registered 06 Mar 2013
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Mar-2013
Tabled Senate12-Mar-2013
Date of repeal 02 May 2013
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Health Insurance (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Amendment Determination 2013 (No.1)1

I, TANYA PLIBERSEK, Minister for Health, make this Determination under section 10B of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

Dated  27   February 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TANYA PLIBERSEK

Minister for Health

1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Health Insurance (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Amendment Determination 2013 (No.1).

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on 1 May 2013.

3              Amendment of Health Insurance (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Determination 2009

               Schedule 1 to this Determination amends the Health Insurance (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Determination 2009.

                

                

 

 

 

 



Schedule 1        Amendments commencing 1 May 2013

                                    (section 3)

 

[1]       Paragraph 4(1)(b), after item 32522 of the table

 

insert  

32523

15 percent of the Schedule fee for the item

32526

10 percent of the Schedule fee for the item

 

[2]       Paragraph 4(1)(b), after the table

 

omit

Note 1   Items 32520 and 32522 appear in the determination made under subsection 3C (1) of the Act with respect to endovenous laser therapy services. The determination operates so that the items are to be treated as if the items were in the general medical services table.

Note 2   Items 82100, 82105, 82110, 82115, 82130, 82135 and 82140 appear in the determination made under subsection 3C (1) of the Act with respect to midwife and nurse practitioner services.  The determination operates so that the items are to be treated as if the items were in the general medical services table.

 

insert

Note   Items 82100, 82105, 82110, 82115, 82130, 82135 and 82140 appear in the determination made under subsection 3C (1) of the Act with respect to midwife and nurse practitioner services.  The determination operates so that the items are to be treated as if the items were in the general medical services table.

 

[3]       Paragraph 4(1B)(b), after item M12 of the table

 

insert

M15

 

 

Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.comlaw.gov.au.