Tonsils, adenoids and grommets

What are 'Tonsils, adenoids and grommets' services?

Hospital treatment of the tonsils, adenoids and insertion or removal of grommets.

Which level of Hospital cover includes these services?

Tonsils, adenoids and grommets are included under our Basic Plus, Bronze, Bronze Plus, Silver, Silver Plus and Gold Star Hospital policies.

What MBS item numbers are included in the Tonsils, adenoids and grommets category?

41632, 41789, 41793, 41797, 41801

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: