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Effective 1 July 2019

For Speech pathology services provided on after 1 July 2019
Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item NumberMaximum Payment Rate
Individual Treatment
Completion and submission of Treatment Notification Plan (SPTNP) ST600 $53.44
Hourly Rate ST604 $96.90
Group Treatment
Group Consultation (per person, per hour) ST601 $58.19
Travel (with prior approval)
Travel ST630 $96.90
Travel time can be claimed only for travel to and from the practitioner's practice address and the TAC client's residence.  Where more than one client is visited in a single travel period, total travel costs should be apportioned equally between those clients to whom services have been provided.
^All travel is to be separately billed in blocks of 15 minutes.
Speech Pathology Management Review (SPMR)
Completion and submission of the SPMR form (only on request by TAC) ST640* $53.44
For Speech pathology services provided between 1 July 2018 and 30 June 2019
Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item NumberMaximum Payment Rate
Individual Treatment
Completion and submission of Treatment Notification Plan (SPTNP) ST600 $52.37
Hourly Rate ST604 $94.96
Group Treatment
Group Consultation (per person, per hour) ST601 $57.02
Travel (with prior approval)
Travel ST630 $94.96
Travel time can be claimed only for travel to and from the practitioner's practice address and the TAC client's residence.  Where more than one client is visited in a single travel period, total travel costs should be apportioned equally between those clients to whom services have been provided.
^All travel is to be separately billed in blocks of 15 minutes.
Speech Pathology Management Review (SPMR)
Completion and submission of the SPMR form (only on request by TAC) ST640* $52.37
For Speech pathology services performed by a provider who is not registered for GST
Not Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item Number2019/20 Maxium Payment Rate2018/19 Maximum Payment Rate
Speech Pathology Management Review (SPMR)
Completion and submission of the SPMR form (only on request by TAC) ST640F $48.59$47.62

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