Occupational therapy services fee schedule

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Occupational therapy service fees effective from 1 July 2022

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

Item number
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Service description
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Maximum payment rate
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ADL001

ADL Assessment – GP Referred (maximum 4 hours)

$144.15

OT0035

Orthosis (purchase). Refer to External Prostheses and Orthoses Policy

As approved

OT101

Group Consultation

$30.98

OT310

ADL Assessment – Agent Referred (maximum 4 hours)

$131.06

OT400

Workplace Assessment (maximum 3 hours)

$171.28 per hour

OT510

Travel - Melbourne Metropolitan (only payable in conjuntion with item code OT310 and OT610)

$2.50 per km

OT520

Travel - Regional / Rural (only payable in conjuntion with item code OT310 and OT610)

$1.56 per km

OT600

Initial Standard Consultation < 1 hour

$64.67

OT601

Initial Comprehensive Consultation > 1 hour

$117.93

OT602H

Standard Consultation < 30 mins – Home, Hospital, Work

$76.03

OT602R

Standard Consultation < 30 mins

$52.05

OT604H

Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work

$102.83

OT604R

Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins

$77.37

OT606H

Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work

$131.04

OT606R

Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins

$102.83

OT608

Driver Assessment (maximum 5 hours – May only be provided by Vic Roads Accredited OT)

$137.53

OT610

Equipment Prescription (maximum 3 hours)

$131.06

OTH600

Initial Standard Consultation < 1 hour (Hand Therapy OT)

$64.67

OTH601

Initial Comprehensive Consultation > 1 hour (Hand Therapy OT)

$117.93

OTH602H

Standard Consultation < 30 mins – Home, Hospital, Work (Hand Therapy OT)

$76.03

OTH602R

Standard Consultation < 30 mins (Hand Therapy OT)

$52.05

OTH604H

Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work (Hand Therapy OT)

$102.83

OTH604R

Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins (Hand Therapy OT)

$77.37

OTH606H

Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work (Hand Therapy OT)

$131.04

OTH606R

Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins (Hand Therapy OT)

$102.83

OTM600

Initial Standard Consultation < 1 hour (Mental Health OT)

$64.67

OTM601

Initial Comprehensive Consultation > 1 hour (Mental Health OT)

$117.93

OTM602H

Standard Consultation < 30 mins – Home, Hospital, Work (Mental Health OT)

$76.03

OTM602R

Standard Consultation < 30 mins (Mental Health OT)

$52.05

OTM604H

Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work (Mental Health OT)

$102.83

OTM604R

Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins (Mental Health OT)

$77.37

OTM606H

Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work (Mental Health OT)

$131.04

OTM606R

Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins (Mental Health OT)

$102.83

Return to Work Case Conference¹

Item number
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Service description
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Maximum payment rate
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OT700

Return to Work Case Conference - OT

$81.91

OT701

Return to Work Case Conference - Hand Therapy OT

$81.91

OT702

Return to Work Case Conference - Mental Health OT

$81.91

¹Return to Work Case Conference

A RTW case conference is used to facilitate continuity of care, RTW and communication between relevant parties. If a RTW case conference is required, contact must be made with the Agent to facilitate the case conference and ensure appropriate representation from the Agent. The injured worker, employer, occupational rehabilitation provider and any member of the treating team can also be involved in the case conference. Administration and any follow up post RTW case conference is included in this fee.

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