Hernia and appendix

What are 'Hernia and appendix' services?

Hospital treatment for the investigation and treatment of a hernia or appendicitis.

  • Digestive conditions are listed separately under Digestive system.

Which level of Hospital cover includes these services?

Hernia and appendix services are included under our Basic Plus, Bronze, Bronze Plus, Silver, No Maternity Hospital with Mid Extras Combo, Gold and Gold Star Hospital policies.

*Important please note: Effective 1 April 2019, Vital Hospital will be renamed Basic Plus Hospital.

What MBS item numbers are included in the Hernia and appendix services category?

30571, 30572, 30574, 30609, 30614, 30615, 30640, 30645, 30646, 43805, 43835, 43837, 43838, 43841, 43939, 44108, 44111, 44114