Chiropractic service fees effective from 1 July 2019

WorkSafe will pay up to a maximum amount for the following categories of service.

At practitioners' rooms

CR100Initial Consultation New Patient - History, examination and treatment, including report to employer/Agent (AND > 20mins Practitioner Contact Time).$71.24
CR101Brief Consultation - Selective review, examination and treatment (AND < = 5mins Practitioner Contact Time).$22.72
CR102Standard Consultation - History, examination and treatment (AND > 5 & < = 25mins Practitioner Contact Time).$50.08
CR105Restricted Consultation - History, examination and treatment for workers with specific injuries based on prior approval$85.81
CR106Restricted Consultation - Application Completion of Restricted Consultation Application Form.$51.25
CR109Review Consultation - On request of employer, Agent or WorkSafe - History, examination and treatment, including report to employer/Agent (AND > = 15mins Practitioner Contact Time).$56.72

At home or work (involving travel from rooms)

CR120Initial Consultation New Patient - History, examination and treatment, including report to employer/Agent (AND > 20mins Practitioner Contact Time).$68.55
CR121Brief Consultation - Selective review, examination and treatment (AND < = 5mins Practitioner Contact Time).$34.81
CR122Standard Consultation - History, examination and treatment (AND > 5 & < = 25mins Practitioner Contact Time).$57.39
CR123Long Consultation - History, examination and complex treatment or treatment of two distinct areas/conditions (AND > 25 & < 45mins).$103.28
CR124Extended Consultation History - Examination and treatment of three distinct areas/conditions (AND > 45mins).$133.30

Emergency attendance

CR130Emergency Attendance - Written explanation required.$122.30

Radiological services

General

CX01Cervical Spine - AP and lateral - 2 views$118.18
CX02Cervical Spine - 3-4 views$177.86
CX03Cervical Spine - 5-6 views$236.49
CX04Thoracic Spine - AP and Latera$147.87
CX05Thoracic Spine - AP and 2 Laterals$179.15
CX06Lumbar Spine - AP and Lateral - 2 views (with or without pelvis)$147.87
CX07Lumbo-Sacral Spine - 3-4 views (with or without pelvis)$192.73
CX08Lumbo-Sacral Spine - 5-6 views (with or without pelvis)$251.78
CX09Full Spine$177.86
CX09ASpine - 2 regions - 4-6 views$181.65
CX09BSpine - postural series - 7-8 views$237.25
CX10Pelvis - Postural (Pelvis or 1 postural view of the spine taken in isolation)$74.60
CX11Pelvis and Sacro-Iliac Joints - 3 views$177.60
CX12Sacrum and Sacro-Iliac Joints - 3-4 views$163.17
CX13Sacrum and Coccyx - 2 views$112.06

Extremities

CX14Clavicle - 2 views$118.18
CX15Scapula - 2 views$118.18
CX16Shoulder - 2 views$177.84
CX17Shoulder - 4 views$118.18
CX18Acromioclavicular Joints - both joints with weighted distraction - 2 views$177.84
CX19Humerus - 2 views$118.18
CX20Humerus - 2 views plus 2 views of one joint$177.84
CX21Elbow - 2 views$118.18
CX22Elbow - 4 views$177.84
CX23Radius and Ulna - 2 views$118.18
CX24Radius and Ulna - 2 views plus 2 views of one joint$177.84
CX25Wrist - 2 views$118.18
CX26Wrist - 4 views$177.84
CX27Hands and Fingers - 2 views$118.18
CX28Fingers - 2 views$74.60
CX29Hip - 2 views$118.18
CX30Hip - 3 views including pelvis$177.84
CX31Femur - 2 views$118.18
CX32Femur - 2 views plus 2 views of one joint$177.84
CX33Knee - 2 views$118.18
CX34Knee - 4 views$177.84
CX35Tibia and Fibula - 2 views$118.18
CX36Tibia and Fibula - 2 views plus 2 views of one joint$177.84
CX37Ankle - 2 views$118.18
CX38Ankle - 4 views$177.84
CX39Foot and Toes - 2 views$118.18
CX40Toes - 2 views$74.60
CX41Chest - 2 views$133.47
CX42Skull - 3 views$192.72

Other

CR0035Orthosis (purchase) - Refer to External Prostheses and orthoses policy.As approved

GST

Maximum fees listed in this fee schedule are exclusive of GST. If GST is applicable, WorkSafe Victoria will pay the GST component in addition to the maximum fee. Providers should provide a tax invoice where amounts are subject to GST. For queries regarding whether the services you provide to an injured worker are taxable (that is, subject to GST) please contact the Australian Taxation Office and/or your tax advisor.

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