Implantation of hearing devices

What is the 'Implantation of hearing devices'?

Hospital treatment to correct hearing loss, including implantation of a prosthetic hearing device.

  • Stapedectomy is listed separately under Ear, nose and throat

Which level of Hospital cover includes this service?

Implantation of hearing devices is included under our Bronze Plus, Silver, No Maternity Hospital with Mid Extras Combo, Gold and Gold Star Hospital policies.

What MBS item numbers are included in the Implantation of hearing devices category?

41603, 41604, 41617, 41618