Gynaecology

What are 'Gynaecology' services?

Hospital treatment for the investigation and treatment of the female reproductive system. For example: endometriosis, polycystic ovaries, female sterilisation and cervical cancer.

  • Fertility treatments are listed separately under Assisted reproductive services.
  • Pregnancy and birth-related conditions are listed separately under Pregnancy and birth.
  • Miscarriage or termination of pregnancy is listed separately under Miscarriage and termination of pregnancy.
  • Chemotherapy and radiotherapy for cancer is listed separately under Chemotherapy, radiotherapy and immunotherapy for cancer.

Which level of Hospital cover includes these services?

Gynaecological services are included under our Bronze, Bronze Plus, Silver, Silver Plus and Gold Star Hospital policies.

What MBS item numbers are included in the Gynaecology services category?

30062, 35410, 35500, 35502, 35503, 35506, 35507, 35508, 35509, 35513, 35517, 35518, 35520, 35523, 35527, 35530, 35533, 35534, 35536, 35539, 35542, 35545, 35548, 35551, 35554, 35557, 35560, 35561, 35562, 35564, 35565, 35566, 35568, 35569, 35570, 35571, 35572, 35573, 35577, 35578, 35581, 35582, 35585, 35595, 35596, 35597, 35599, 35602, 35605, 35608, 35611, 35612, 35613, 35614, 35615, 35616, 35618, 35620, 35622, 35623, 35626, 35627, 35630, 35633, 35634, 35635, 35636, 35637, 35638, 35641, 35644, 35645, 35646, 35647, 35648, 35649, 35653, 35657, 35658, 35661, 35664, 35667, 35670, 35673, 35680, 35684, 35688, 35691, 35694, 35697, 35700, 35703, 35706, 35709, 35710, 35713, 35717, 35720, 35723, 35726, 35729

Important, please note.
The item numbers listed above will attract benefits from HIF provided that (a) the code forms part of a hospital inpatient admission; (b) the Member holds an eligible Hospital Cover product; and (c) the Member has served the necessary waiting periods.  To search for more information on a particular item code, simply copy and paste the code into Medicare's online search function here: http://www9.health.gov.au/mbs/search.cfm