Gastrointestinal endoscopy

What is a 'Gastrointestinal endoscopy'?

Hospital treatment for the diagnosis, investigation and treatment of the internal parts of the gastrointestinal system using an endoscope. For example: colonoscopy, gastroscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP).

Non‑endoscopic procedures for the digestive system are listed separately under Digestive system.

Which level of Hospital cover includes thís service?

Gastrointestinal endoscopy services are included under our Bronze, Bronze Plus, Silver, Silver Plus No Maternity Combo, Gold and Gold Star Hospital policies.

What MBS item numbers are included in the Gastronintestinal category?

11820, 11823, 30473, 30475, 30478, 30479, 30484, 30485, 30488, 30490, 30491, 30494, 30568, 30569, 30680, 30682, 30684, 30686, 30687, 30688, 30690, 30692, 30694, 32023, 32072, 32075, 32084, 32087, 32088, 32089, 32090, 32093, 32094, 32095