PHI 44/10

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information regarding Guidelines for Determining Benefits for Health insurance purposes for Private Mental Health Care (2010 Edition)

Page last updated: 13 July 2010

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12 July 2010

Guidelines for Determining Benefits for Health Insurance Purposes for Private Mental Health Care (2010 Edition)

This Circular supersedes PHI Circular 48/07 - Guidelines for Determining Benefits for Health Insurance Purposes for Private Patient Hospital Based Mental Health Care (2007 Edition).

The Guidelines have been endorsed by the Private Mental Health Alliance. Details regarding the Alliance are described in the Introduction section of the Guidelines, which are attached to this Circular.

Any inquires about the application of the Guidelines may be directed to either Peter Callanan (ph 02 6289 9940) or Michael Faithfull (ph 02 6289 3539), Acute Care Division, Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

The following attachments accompany this circular:
Guidelines for Determining Benefits 2010 (PDF 103 KB)


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