PHI 40/12

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information about the August 2012 Prostheses List

Page last updated: 14 June 2012

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14 June 2012

Important dates for the August 2012 Prostheses List

Purpose

To remind stakeholders of the upcoming important dates for the publication of the August 2012 Prostheses List.
20 June 2012Last PLAC meeting for the August Prostheses List
29 June 2012Cut off for ARTG, MBS and DECT forms not requiring clinical assessment
Second week of JulyDraft List sent to sponsors
19 July 2012Proposed Melbourne Information Session
20 July 2012Proposed Sydney Information Session
Last week of JulyDraft List responses due back from sponsors
Second week of AugustDraft List Published
Last week of AugustDraft List Effective Date
Below are the cut off dates for the Clinical Advisory Group meetings as listed in PLAC bulletin number eight (8).
Clinical Advisory Groups (CAG)1st meeting dateCut-off for 1st meeting2nd meeting dateCut off for 2nd meeting
Urogenital10-Aug-1222-Jun-122-Nov-1214-Sep-12
Cardiac25-Aug-126-Jul-1210-Nov-1221-Sep-12
Vascular27-Aug-129-Jul-125-Nov-1217-Sep-12
Knees8-Sep-1220-Jul-1217-Nov-1228-Sep-12
Spinal14-Sep-1227-Jul-129-Nov-1221-Sep-12
Ophthalmic24-Sep-126-Jul-12 12-Nov-1224-Sep-12
Cardiothoracic28-Sep-1210-Aug-1223-Nov-125-Sep-12
Hip28-Sep-1210-Aug-1223-Nov-125-Sep-12
Specialist Orthopaedic28-Sep-1210-Aug-122-Nov-1214-Sep-12
If you require further information please telephone: (02) 6289 9853/24 hr answering machine or email the enquiry to Private Health Insurance Branch

For more information visit 2012 Private Health Insurance (PHI) Circulars.

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