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This instrument amends the schedule fees for items 2733, 2735, 941 and 942 in Schedule 4 of the Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical - Expansion of GP and Allied Health Mental Health Services) Determination 2020.
Administered by: Health and Aged Care
Registered 19 Aug 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR05-Sep-2022
Tabled Senate05-Sep-2022
To be repealed 29 Nov 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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 – Expansion of GP and Allied Health Mental Health Services) Amendment (Fee Alignment) Determination 2022

I, Travis Haslam, delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following Determination.

Dated               18 August 2022

                                                                                  

Travis Haslam

Acting First Assistant Secretary

Medical Benefits Division

Health Resourcing Group

Department of Health and Aged Care

 

 

 

 

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1 — Amendments                                                                                                                        2

Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical - Expansion of GP and Allied Health

Mental Health Services) Determination 2020                                                                                  2

 

                                                                                      


1  Name

                        This instrument is the Health Insurance (Section 3C General Medical – Expansion of GP and Allied Health Mental Health Services) Amendment (Fee Alignment) Determination 2022.

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 November 2022

 

               

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 – Expansion of GP and Allied Health Mental Health Services) Determination 2020

1.     Section 11

Repeal the section, substitute:

(1)  For the first patient attended during one attendance by a general practitioner at one residential aged care facility on one occasion, the fee for the medical service described in whichever of items 2733, 2735, 93400, 93401, 93402, 93403, 93421, 93287 and 93288 applies is the amount listed in the item plus $58.15.

(2)  For the first patient attended during one attendance by a medical practitioner at one residential aged care facility on one occasion, the fee for the medical service described in whichever of items 941, 942, 93431, 93432, 93433, 93434, 93451, 93291 and 93292 applies is the amount listed in the item plus $42.25.

2.     Schedule 4 (cell at item 2733, Column 3)

Repeal the cell, substitute:

                                          98.05

3.     Schedule 4 (cell at item 2735, Column 3)

Repeal the cell, substitute:

                                          140.30

4.     Schedule 4 (cell at item 941, Column 3)

Repeal the cell, substitute:

                                          78.50

5.     Schedule 4 (cell at item 942, Column 3)

Repeal the cell, substitute:

                                          112.30