General surgery 71017 - General surgery - visit for malignancy

General Info

Billing Amount: $65.00

Notes:

Payable only to the General Surgeon who is the most responsible physician in treatment of the malignancy.

Applicable to new malignancy or recurrence of malignancy in remission.

For histologically confirmed malignancy only.

iv) Not to be billed for non-melanoma skin carcinoma.
v) Visits for malignancy are paid to a maximum of 2 times per 6 month period per patient.
vi) Only payable when seen by the same practitioner, in consultation, within 365 days prior.