Chinese medicine (acupuncture) fees

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Effective 1 July 2020

Acupuncture services can be invoiced online via LanternPay for next business day payments.

For Acupuncture services provided by a GST Registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner on or after 1 July 2020
Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item Number Maximum Payment Rate
Initial Consultation A600 $59.11
Standard Consultation A602 $48.30
Completion of Allied Health Treatment and Recovery Plan (AHTRP) when requested by the TAC A650* $53.02
For Acupuncture services provided by a GST Registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020
Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item Number Maximum Payment Rate
Initial Consultation A600 $57.95
Standard Consultation A602 $47.35
Completion of Allied Health Treatment and Recovery Plan (AHTRP) when requested by the TAC A650* $51.98
For Acupuncture services provided by a Chinese Medicine Practitioner who is not registered for GST
Not Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item Number2020/21
Maximum Payment Rate
2019/20
Maximum Payment Rate
Standard Consultation   
Completion of Acupuncture Treatment Questionnaire (when requested by the TAC)AGF650$48.20$47.25