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This instrument amends the Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical Services – Heart Health Assessment No.2) Determination 2019 to maintain benefit parity, through a reduction of the schedule fees for the items, so there is no change in the amount of Medicare benefit a patient will be eligible for a heart health assessment service.
Administered by: Health
Registered 04 Oct 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Oct-2019
Tabled Senate14-Oct-2019
To be repealed 06 Dec 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical Services – Heart Health Assessment No.2) Amendment Determination 2019

I, Andrew Simpson, delegate of the Minister for Health, make the following determination.

Dated   27 September 2019                             

Andrew Simpson

Assistant Secretary

MBS Reviews Unit

Medical Benefits Division

Health Financing Group

Department of Health

 

 

 


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 1

Schedule 1— Amendments                                                                                          2

Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical Services – Heart Health Assessment No.2) Determination 2019      2

 

 


1  Name

                        This instrument is the Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical Services – Heart Health Assessment No.2) Amendment Determination 2019.

2  Commencement

(1)       Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

Immediately after Schedule 1 of the  Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (2019 Measures No. 1) Regulations 2019 commences

 

                Note:        This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

(2)       Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                        This instrument is made under subsection 3C(1) of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

4  Schedules

                        Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.


 

Schedule 1— Amendments

Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical Services – Heart Health Assessment No.2) Determination 2019

1  Schedule 1 (item 699, column 3)

Omit “86.95”, substitute “73.95”.

2  Schedule 1 (item 177, column 3)

Omit “69.55”, substitute “59.15”.