Occupational therapy service fees effective from 1 July 2018

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

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
OT101 Group Consultation $28.66
OT400 Workplace Assessment (maximum 3 hours) $158.44 per hour
OT600 Initial Standard Consultation < 1 hour $59.82
OT601 Initial Comprehensive Consultation > 1 hour $109.10
OT602R Standard Consultation < 30 mins $48.16
OT602H Standard Consultation < 30 mins – Home, Hospital, Work $70.33
OT604R Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins $71.58
OT604H Extended Consultation 30 - 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work $95.12
OT606R Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins $95.12
OT606H Prolonged Consultation > 45 mins – Home, Hospital, Work $121.22
OT608 Driver Assessment (maximum 5 hours – May only be provided by Vic Roads Accredited OT) $127.22
OT610 Equipment Prescription (maximum 3 hours) $104.69
ADL001 ADL Assessment – GP Referred (maximum 4 hours) $133.34
MX36 ADL Assessment – Insurer Requested (maximum 5 hours) $121.24
OT0035 Orthosis (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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