PHI 15/11

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information about Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules

Page last updated: 14 February 2013

Printable version of 15/11 (PDF 35 KB)

17 February 2011

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules 2011 (No. 1)


The purpose of this Circular is to inform stakeholders that:
  • the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules 2011 (No. 1) have been created and have been published on the Federal List of Legislative Instruments with a commencement date of 21 February 2011; and
  • the Department’s website has been updated to include the amendment in the Access, Excel and pdf versions of the Prostheses List.
As previously advised (PHI Circular 12/11) the following changes have occurred:

Amendment to Part A

The Amendment Rules amend Part A of the Schedule to the Rules by reinstating billing code BB274 Excia Hip System.

Correction to the Deletion Report

Two (2) billing codes have been added to the deletion report – MF034 and TP001.
Billing CodeDeletion
MF034Requested by sponsor
TP001Requested by sponsor
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