Framework occupational therapy service fees effective from 1 July 2019

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

Treatment services

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
NOT05 OT service session as approved by the agent
- Per hour billed in 15 minute increments
$135.43 per hour
NOT14 Travel
- Directly related to the provision of Framework OT services with the approval of the agent. Rate is per hour. This fee includes all costs associated with the travel
$135.43 per hour

Assessment services - Functional independence review

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
BFIR1 Assessment and Assessment Report
- Completion of the Assessment and the provision of a Report (per hour). Agent approval required for > 6 hours
$135.43 per hour
BFIR2 Follow-Up Services
- Completion of the specific actions required to facilitate achievement of the goals identified in the Assessment Report in accordance with the approval given by the Agent (per hour). Maximum 6 hours
$135.43 per hour
BFIR1T Travel - Assessment
- Directly related to the provision of the Assessment – Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). Agent approval required for > 1 hour
$135.43 per hour
BFIR2T Travel Follow-Up Services
- Directly related to the provision of the Follow-Up Services Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). As approved by the Agent
$135.43 per hour

Assessment services - Equipment

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
BHCE1 Assessment and Assessment Report
- Completion of the Assessment and the provision of a Report (per hour). Agent approval required for > 5 hours
$135.43 per hour
BHCE2 Follow-Up Services
- Completion of the specific actions required to facilitate achievement of the goals identified in the Assessment Report in accordance with the approval given by the Agent (per hour). Maximum 6 hours
$135.43 per hour
BHCE1T Travel - Assessment
- Directly related to the provision of the Assessment – Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). Agent approval required for > 1 hour
$135.43 per hour
BHCE2T Travel Follow-Up Services
- Directly related to the provision of the Follow-Up Services Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). As approved by the Agent
$135.43 per hour

Assessment services - Home modifications

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
BHHM1 Assessment and Assessment Report
- Completion of the Assessment and the provision of a Report (per hour). Agent approval required for > 8 hours
$135.43 per hour
BHHM2 Follow-Up Services
- Completion of the specific actions required to facilitate achievement of the goals identified in the Assessment Report in accordance with the approval given by the Agent (per hour). Maximum 6 hours
$135.43 per hour
BHHM1T Travel - Assessment
- Directly related to the provision of the Assessment
- Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). Agent approval required for > 1 hour
$135.43 per hour
BHHM2T Travel - Follow up Services
- Directly related to the provision of the Follow-Up Services
- Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). As approved by the Agent
$135.43 per hour

Assessment services - Transport assessment

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
BTA01 Assessment and Assessment Report
- Completion of the Assessment and the provision of a Report (per hour). Agent approval required for > 4 hours
$135.43 per hour
BTA02 Follow-Up Services
- Completion of the specific actions required to facilitate achievement of the goals identified in the Assessment Report in accordance with the approval given by the Agent (per hour). Maximum 6 hours
$135.43 per hour
BTA01T Travel - Assessment
- Directly related to the provision of the Assessment
- ncludes all costs associated with travel (per hour). Agent approval required for > 1 hour
$135.43 per hour
BTA02T Travel Follow-Up Services
- Directly related to the provision of the Follow-Up Services
- Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). As approved by the Agent
$135.43 per hour

Assessment services - Vehicle modifications assessment

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
BVNM1 Assessment and Assessment Report
- Completion of the Assessment and the provision of a Report (per hour). Agent approval required for > 6 hours
$135.43 per hour
BVNM2 Follow-Up Services
- Completion of the specific actions required to facilitate achievement of the goals identified in the Assessment Report in accordance with the approval given by the Agent (per hour)
$135.43 per hour
BVNMF1 Final Vehicle Inspection Report
- Completion of the Report (flat rate)
$135.43
BVNM1T Travel - Assessment
- Directly related to the provision of the Assessment
- Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). Agent approval required for > 1 hour
$135.43 per hour
BVNM2T Travel Follow-Up Services
- Directly related to the provision of the Follow-Up Services - Includes all costs associated with travel (per hour). As approved by the Agent
$135.43 per hour

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.