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This instrument replaces the Declaration of Relevant Professional Bodies under subsection 129AAD(13) (RPB 1 of 2011) and provides a list of relevant professional bodies declared for the purposes of section 129AAD of the Health Insurance Act 1973.
Administered by: Health
Registered 19 Aug 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Aug-2021
Tabled Senate23-Aug-2021
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Health Insurance (Relevant Professional Bodies) Declaration 2021

I, Daniel McCabe, delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following declaration.

Dated   16th August 2021        

Daniel McCabe

First Assistant Secretary

Benefits Integrity and Digital Health Division

Department of Health 

 

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

4  Repeal....................................................................................................................................... 1

5  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

6  Relevant Professional Bodies................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Relevant Professional Bodies                                                                 2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Health Insurance (Relevant Professional Bodies) Declaration 2021.

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

1 October 2021

1 October 2021

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 129AAD(13) of the Health Insurance Act 1973

4  Repeal

                   The Declaration of Relevant Professional Bodies under subsection 129AAD(13) (RPB 1 of 2011) is repealed.

Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Health Insurance Act 1973.

6  Relevant Professional Bodies 

                   For the purposes of subsection 129AAD(13) of the Act, a relevant professional body means a body mentioned in Schedule 1 to this instrument.


 

Schedule 1—Relevant Professional Bodies

 

1

Allied Health Professions Australia

2

Audiology Australia

3

Australasian Association of Nuclear Medicine Specialists

4

Australasian College for Emergency Medicine

5

Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery

6

Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians

7

Australasian Integrative Medicine Association

8

Australasian Sleep Association

9

Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine

10

Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine

11

Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists

12

Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

13

Australian and New Zealand Association of Paediatric Surgeons

14

Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists

15

Australian and New Zealand College of Perfusionists

16

Australian and New Zealand Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery Association

17

Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society

18

Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine

19

Australian Association of Practice Managers

20

Australian Association of Psychologists Inc

21

Australian Association of Social Workers

22

Australian Chiropractors Association

23

Australian College of Audiology

24

Australian College of Mental Health Nurses

25

Australian College of Midwives

26

Australian College of Nurse Practitioners

27

Australian College of Nursing

28

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine

29

Australian Dental Association

30

Australian Diabetes Educators Association

31

Australian Diagnostic Imaging Association

32

Australian Hand Surgery Society

33

Australian Medical Association

34

Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council

35

Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation

36

Australian Orthopaedic Association

37

Australian Pathology

38

Australian Physiotherapy Association

39

Australian Podiatry Association

40

Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association

41

Australian Psychological Society

42

Australian Society of Anaesthetists

43

Australian Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons

44

Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons

45

Chiropractic Board of Australia

46

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia

47

College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand

48

Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand

49

Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives

50

Diabetes Australia

51

Dietitians Australia

52

Exercise & Sports Science Australia

53

Gastroenterological Society of Australia

54

General Surgeons Australia

55

Medical Oncology Group of Australia

56

Midwives Australia

57

National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation

58

National Association of Specialist Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

59

Neurosurgical Society of Australasia

60

Occupational Therapy Australia

61

Optometry Australia

62

Osteopathy Australia

63

Osteopathy Board of Australia

64

Physiotherapy Board of Australia

65

Podiatry Board of Australia

66

Psychology Board of Australia

67

Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons

68

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

69

Rural Doctors Association of Australia

70

Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health

71

Speech Pathology Australia

72

The Australasian College of Dermatologists

73

The Australasian College of Phlebology

74

The Australian Association of Consultant Physicians Limited

75

The Australian Clinical Psychology Association

76

The Australian Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

77

The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

78

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians

79

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Australasian Chapter of Addiction Medicine

80

 

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Australasian Chapter of Palliative Medicine

81

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine

82

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

83

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine

84

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

85

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Paediatrics and Child Health Division

86

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

87

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists

88

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

89

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists

90

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

91

The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia

92

The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

93

The Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand