Hearing services for non-contracted provider fees effective from 1 July 2019
WorkSafe will pay up to a maximum amount for the following categories of the service. Amounts shown are per service unless otherwise indicated.
|Item number HS005||Service description Hearing Device Repairs (maximum payable) ~||Maximum payment rate $422.33|
|Item number HS006||Service description Hearing Device Battery Supply per Device - 12 Months||Maximum payment rate $80.00|
|Item number HSNC003||Service description Hearing Review and/or Hearing Device Maintenance – Audiologist #||Maximum payment rate $126.00|
|Item number HSNC004||Service description Hearing Review and/or Hearing Device Maintenance – Audiometrist #||Maximum payment rate $112.00|
|Item number HSNC101||Service description Hearing Needs Assessment – Audiologist||Maximum payment rate $181.00|
|Item number HSNC102||Service description Hearing Needs Assessment – Audiometrist||Maximum payment rate $157.00|
|Item number HSNC201||Service description Hearing Device Fitting Package – monaural ^||Maximum payment rate $839.00|
|Item number HSNC202||Service description Hearing Device Fitting Package – binaural ^||Maximum payment rate $1,191.00|
^ Paid only once per worker in any 5 year period in accordance with WorkSafe's hearing services and device policy.
~ Payable only if copy of manufacturer's invoice for repairs is provided.
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.