I assisted in an emergency anaesthetic, how do I bill correctly for this?

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asked Jul 5, 2016 by admin (1,520 points)

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answered Aug 4, 2016 by admin (1,520 points)
See the explanatory MBS note at http://www9.health.gov.au/mbs/fullDisplay.cfm?type=note&qt=NoteID&q=T10.9

The assistant uses item

1. 25200 (http://www9.health.gov.au/mbs/search.cfm?q=25200&Submit=&sopt=S)
2. Modifiers
3. Any invasive lines they may insert (only one anaesthetist may use this item)
4. Time item number
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