(the Rules) have been registered with the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) and take effect on 6 October 2010 (FRLI No: F2010L02624). The changes to the Rules relate to Schedule 5 – Second Tier Default Benefits and are outlined below:
The following hospitals have been added to Schedule 5 of the Rules. These hospitals will be eligible for Second Tier Default Benefits from 6 October 2010 until 30 June 2012.
Please note that the following hospital names have been changed on Schedule 5 to reflect their current State/Territory hospital licences:
The provider numbers have not changed and there has been no loss in eligibility for Second Tier Default Benefits for these hospitals.
|Provider No||Previous Name||Current Name|
|0065020L||Adelaide Community Healthcare Alliance Inc – Ashford Campus||Ashford Community Hospital|
|0065930X||Adelaide Community Healthcare Alliance Inc – Flinders Private Hospital Campus||Flinders Private Hospital|
|0065240A||Adelaide Community Healthcare Alliance Inc – The Memorial Hospital Campus||Memorial Hospital|
|0085010F||Calvary Hospital (Lenah Valley Campus)||Calvary Health Care Tasmania (Hobart)|
|0016860A||Calvary Private Hospital (Riverina)||Calvary Private Hospital Wagga Wagga|
|0035490J||Cliveden Hill Private Hospital||Epworth Cliveden|
|0657201B||Coffs Harbour Day Surgery Centre||Coffs Harbour Day Surgical Centre|
|0015370F||Dalcross Private Hospital||Dalcross Adventist Hospital|
|0657171T||Dandenong Eye Clinic & Day Surgery Centre||Dandenong Eye Clinic|
|0036290J||Elsternwick Private Hospital||Cabrini Health Elsternwick Rehabilitation Service|
|0036740Y||Frances Perry Private Hospital||Frances Perry House|
|0075530X||Joondalup Private Hospital||Joondalup Health Campus|
|0657961H||Marie Stopes International – Westmead||Westmed Centre|
|0055340L||Mater Misericordiae Day Unit (Mackay)||Mater Misericordiae Day Unit|
|0017000T||Minchinbury Community Private Hospital||Minchinbury Community Hospital|
|0055570Y||Mount Olivet Hospital||St Vincent’s Hospital Brisbane|
|0055620F||New Farm Private Hospital||New Farm Clinic|
|0075130L||Niola Private Hospital||Abbotsford Private Hospital|
|0055930L||Noosa Private Hospital||Noosa Hospital|
|0016770B||Northside Clinic Private Hospital||Northside Clinic|
|0895561Y||Ophthalmic Surgery Centre||Ophthalmic Surgery Centre (North Shore)|
|0036510L||Peninsula Private Hospital (Frankston)||Peninsula Private Hospital|
|0055790J||Peninsula Private Hospital (Kippa-Ring)||Peninsula Private Hospital|
|0017260W||Southern Respiratory & Sleep Disorders Centre||Southern Respiratory and Sleep Disorders Centre|
|0036810A||St John of God Health Care Nepean Rehabilitation Hospital||St John of God Nepean Rehabilitation Hospital|
|0035820H||St John of God Health Care (Warrnambool)||St John of God Hospital (Warrnambool)|
|0035500A||St Vincent’s & Mercy Private Hospital, Mercy Campus||Mercy Private Hospital|
|0036340T||St Vincent’s Hospital||St Vincent’s Private Hospital|
|0017100K||St Vincent’s Private Hospital (Bathurst)||Bathurst Private Hospital|
|0016260B||Sydney Adventist Private Hospital||Sydney Adventist Hospital|
|0027210K||Westmead Rehabilitation Centre||Westmead Rehabilitation Hospital|
The facility listed below has been removed from Schedule 5, following its merger with St John of God Hospital, Murdoch.
The next Second Tier Advisory Committee meeting will be held on Friday 26 November 2010.
The closing date for applications is Friday 5 November 2010.
Please note that applicants are required to submit nine stapled copies of their application to:
For further information please contact Ms Ann Mulholland on 02 6289 9833.