What are 'Miscarriage and termination of pregnancy' services?
Hospital treatment for the investigation and treatment of a miscarriage or for termination of pregnancy.
Which level of Hospital cover includes these services?
Miscarriage and termination of pregnancy 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 Miscarriage and termination of pregnancy category?
16530, 16531, 35640, 35643, 35674, 35677, 35678
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