Dialysis for chronic kidney failure

The following MBS item numbers are included in this clinical category.

13100
Supervision in hospital by a medical specialist of - haemodialysis, haemofiltration, haemoperfusion or peritoneal dialysis, including all professional attendances, where the total attendance time on the patient by the supervising medical specialist exceeds 45 minutes in 1 day
13103
Supervision in hospital by a medical specialist of - haemodialysis, haemofiltration, haemoperfusion or peritoneal dialysis, including all professional attendances, where the total attendance time on the patient by the supervising medical specialist does not exceed 45 minutes in 1 day
13104
Planning and management of home dialysis (either haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis), by a consultant physician in the practice of his or her specialty of renal medicine, for a patient with end-stage renal disease, and supervision of that patient on self-administered dialysis, to a maximum of 12 claims per year
13106
Declotting of an arteriovenous shunt
13109
Indwelling peritoneal catheter (Tenckhoff or similar) for dialysis insertion and fixation of (Anaes.)
13110
Tenckhoff peritoneal dialysis catheter, removal of (including catheter cuffs) (Anaes.)
13112
Peritoneal dialysis, establishment of, by abdominal puncture and insertion of temporary catheter (including associated consultation) (Anaes.)


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