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Intensive care

Area of medical practice that treats people who are critically ill and need high level medical care

Procedures:

There are no procedures for this medical specialty

Services:

Professional attendances
Follow-up consultant physician appointment

A follow-up appointment with a consultant physician. The consultant physician will look at a specific condition and/or provide a course of treatment. The appointment is at their rooms.

Initial appointment for complex disorder

The first appointment with a consultant physician to assess and plan care for a complex disorder. The appointment is 45 minutes or longer.

Initial consultant physician appointment

The first appointment with a consultant physician. The consultant physician will look at a specific condition and/or provide a course of treatment. The appointment is at their rooms.

Initial specialist appointment

The first appointment with a specialist at their rooms.

MBS item 05001

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is between 4 and 75 years of age. Presents with a single issue and is likely to be discharged.

MBS item 05004

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is younger than 4 years of age. Presents with a single issue and is likely to be discharged.

MBS item 05011

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is 75 years of age or older. Presents with a single issue and is likely to be discharged.

MBS item 05012

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is between 4 and 75 years of age. May need observation or short stay admission.

MBS item 05013

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is younger than 4 years of age. May need observation or short stay admission.

MBS item 05014

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is 75 years of age or older. May need observation or short stay admission.

MBS item 05016

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is between 4 and 75 years of age. High level of care needed.

MBS item 05017

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is younger than 4 years of age. High level of care needed.

MBS item 05019

An appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital. Patient is 75 years of age or older. High level of care needed.

MBS item 05039

The first appointment with emergency medicine specialist in an emergency department at a private hospital, to plan how the patient wishes to be treated (goals of care).

MBS item 91822

The first appointment with a specialist for a specific condition and/or course of treatment. The appointment is by telehealth and is longer than 5 minutes.

MBS item 91832

The first appointment with a specialist for a specific condition and/or course of treatment. The appointment is by telehealth and is for more than 5 minutes.

MBS item 91835

A follow up appointment with a consultant physician (who is not a psychiatrist). The appointment is by telehealth and is longer than 5 minutes.

MBS item 92712

An appointment with a specialist in anaesthetics to assess a patient who is undergoing advanced surgery or has complex medical problems. The appointment is by telehealth and is longer than 15 minutes.

Therapeutic procedures
MBS item 14255

A procedure by an emergency doctor, to revive a person in an emergency department at a private hospital. Procedure lasted between 30 mins and 1 hour.

MBS item 14256

A procedure by an emergency doctor, to revive a person in an emergency department at a private hospital. Procedure lasted between 1 and 2 hours.

MBS item 14263

A small (minor) procedure by an emergency doctor in an emergency department at a private hospital.

MBS item 14264

A procedure by an emergency doctor in an emergency department at a private hospital.

MBS item 14265

A small (minor) procedure by a medical practitioner (not an emergency doctor), in an emergency department at a private hospital.

MBS item 14270

The treatment of a fracture or dislocation by an emergency doctor in an emergency department at a private hospital where anaesthesia may be used.

MBS item 14272

The treatment of a fracture or dislocation by a medical doctor (not an emergency doctor) in an emergency department at a private hospital where anaesthesia may be used.

MBS item 14280

A medicine given for pain relief or anaesthesia by an emergency doctor in an emergency department at a private hospital.