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Determinations/Health as amended, taking into account amendments up to Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical Services – Specialist, Consultant Physician and Consultant Psychiatrist COVID-19 Telehealth Services) Amendment Determination No.2 2020
This instrument provides for the payment of Medicare benefits for ten Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) items to allow specialists, consultant physicians and consultant psychiatrists to provide telehealth consultations to patients who have been diagnosed with the COVID-19 virus, or who are vulnerable of contracting the COVID-19 virus. These services will also be able to be provided by specialists, consultant physicians and consultant psychiatrists who are in isolation due to possible COVID-19 infection.
Administered by: Health
Registered 30 Mar 2020
Start Date 16 Mar 2020
End Date 22 Mar 2020
Date ceased to have effect 30 Sep 2020
Ceased by Self Ceasing
Enabled by
Authoritative version Health Insurance Act 1973
C2004A00101No. 42, 1974