Skin

What are 'Skin' services?

Hospital treatment for the investigation and treatment of skin, skin-related conditions and nails. The removal of foreign bodies is also included. Plastic surgery that is medically necessary and relating to the treatment of skin-related condition is also included. For example: melanoma, minor wound repair and abscesses.

  • Removal of excess skin due to weight loss is listed separately under Weight loss surgery.
  • Chemotherapy and radiotherapy for cancer is listed separately under Chemotherapy, radiotherapy and immunotherapy for cancer.

Which level of Hospital cover includes these services?

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

What MBS item numbers are included in the Hospital psychiatric services category?

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