PHI 66/19 Amendments to the November 2019 Prostheses List

Page last updated: 29 October 2019

PHI 66/19 Amendments to the November 2019 Prostheses List (PDF 171 KB)

The delegate for the Minister for Health has made the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules (No. 7) 2019 (the Amendment Rules) to remove the listings of two textured breast implants

Billing CodeSponsorProduct NameDescriptionSizeBenefitARTG
ZW001Surgical Supplies Australia Pty LtdEurosilicone Breast ImplantsTextured Cohesive Gel Breast Implants for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery100cc to 900cc
$741
132037
ZW003Surgical Supplies Australia Pty LtdEurosilicone Breast ImplantsAnatomical Cohesive Gel Breast Implants for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery100cc to 500cc
$975
132040
And to move billing code MI301 from Part A to Part C. No other changes apply to this billing code.


Please also note that PHI65/19 published information that Statafix will be removed from the November 2019 Prostheses List. This is an error. Stratafix will continue to be listed on the November Prostheses List until further notice.

Billing CodeSponsorProduct NameDescriptionSizeBenefitARTG
MN237 Johnson and Johnson Medical Pty LtdStratafixKnotless Tissue Control Device6-0 to 2 USP
$43
216670
216671
219965
221464
221692
The Amendment Rules commence immediately after the commencement of the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules (No. 3) 2019 (on 1 November 2019).