Sleep studies

What are 'Sleep studies' services?

Hospital treatment for the investigation of sleep patterns and anomalies. For example: sleep apnoea and snoring.

Which level of Hospital cover includes these services?

Sleep study services are included on our Silver Plus and Gold Star Hospital policies.

What MBS item numbers are included in the Sleep study category?

12203, 12204, 12205, 12207, 12208, 12210, 12213, 12215, 12217, 12250, 12254, 12258, 12261, 12265, 12268, 12272

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