Diagnostic Audiology Services under Medicare

As part of a 2012-13 Budget measure, Medicare items were introduced on 1 November 2012 for diagnostic audiology services performed by an audiologist. The items enable an audiologist to perform diagnostic tests upon written request from an Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) specialist or, for some services, a neurologist.

Page last updated: 06 November 2012

Summary of feedback to discussion paper
Fact Sheet on new Medicare items - November 2012