Medicare Items

GP Management Plan & Team Care Arrangements

GP Management Plan 721 or732 &  Team Care Arrangements 723 or 732

Occupational Therapy 10958

or additional item 81330 for Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander peoples

This item provides up to 5 sessions per calendar year for patients who have a chronic medical condition and complex care needs. In most cases there is a gap payment required.

Occupational Therapists:

Johanna de Kort

Rachel Vince

Focussed Psychological Services

Focussed Psychological Services  2700, 2701, 2715 or 2717, 291, 104 through 109, 293 through 370, 110 through 133

Medical Practitioner, psychiatrist or paediatrician can refer patients with an assessed mental disorder for up to 10 individual Occupational Therapy Focussed Psychological  sessions and up to 10 group therapy services per calendar year. (Medicare items 80125, 80130, 80135, 80140 and 80125)

Occupational Therapists:

Johanna de Kort only

Assessment and Intervention for Children with autism, pervasive developmental disorder (PDD) or disability

Consultant paediatrician, psychiatrist, physician, general practitioner for Up to 4 Occupational Therapy sessions for assessment (82010) and up to 20 early intervention treatment services (82025)

The age limitations are under 13 years for diagnosis services and under 15 years for treatment services.

Helping Children with Autism

Medicare Items for Helping Children With Autism (HCWA) Program

Better Start for Children with Disability

Medicare Items for Better Start for Children with Disability Program