Prosthetist and orthotist services fee schedule

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Prosthetist and orthotist service fees effective from 1 July 2022

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

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Service description
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Maximum payment rate
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PR600

Initial Consultation

$64.19

PR602

Standard Consultation (up to 30 minutes)

$51.36

PR604

Long Consultation (31 to 45 minutes)

$76.76

PR606

Prolonged Consultation (46 to 60 minutes)

$102.57

PR618

Prosthetic Management Review Form - lower extremity or upper extremity(total cost for completion of Form)

$55.08

Manufacture

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Maximum payment rate
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PR608

Time to manufacture (Greater than 1 hour should be charged pro-rata at hourly rate)

$111.44 per hour

Purchase of Standard Products / Equipment

(Standard products require the prior approval of WorkSafe and are payable at cost. Details of the products must be included on the invoice for payment)

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EQ0035

Orthosis (purchase) - Providers to use when submitting invoice for payment for orthotic equipment, aids & appliances. Not to be used for clinical or manufacturing services - use of PR codes to be used for these service types

As approved

PR610

Minor Repair (Prosthesis) - Total cost of consumables, materials, consultation and manufacturing time. (Minor repairs are any repairs up to $250)

As approved

PR612

New prostheses or change of prescription - Total cost of consumables and materials only. Consultation and/or manufacturing time to be billed separately under corresponding item numbers

As approved

PR614

Major Repair (Prosthesis) - Total cost of consumables and materials only. Consultation and/or manufacturing time to be billed separately under corresponding item numbers (Major repairs are any repairs above $250 inclusive of consumables)

As approved

Fees for prosthetist and orthotist services including equipment, provided within a public hospital will be based on the Department of Health schedule of fees and charges for acute health services in Victoria.

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