Private psychiatric hospital – Non-arrangement service fees effective from 1 July 2019

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

Approved Psychiatric Program

Description Episode classification Maximum payment rate
1 -14 days PY $683.93
15 - 28 days PY $585.09
> 28 days PY $450.03
Electro Convulsive Therapy ECTFEE $249.45
Day Only Rate PY $389.62

Explanatory notes

All Services and invoicing must be provided in line with the following guidelines located on the WorkSafe website.

  • WorkSafe Private hospital invoicing guidelines
  • WorkSafe Pharmacy policy
  • WorkSafe MBS Rules

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.