Service item codes and rates for Telehealth invoices

Find service item codes and rates here for Telehealth consultations during the COVID-19 response.

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    General practice (Cost of Treatment Regulations)

    Registered nurse

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    RN - regular consult NCT1 $15.00 $17.25
    RN - under 14s NCT2 $31.93 $36.72
    RN - CSC holder NCT3 $27.61 $31.75
    RN - CSC dependant NCT4 $32.83 $37.75

    Nurse practitioners (NPs)

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    NP - regular consult NUT1 $27.46 $31.58
    NP - under 14s NUT2 $52.37 $60.23
    NP - CSC holder NUT3 $49.06 $56.42
    NP - CSC dependant NUT4 $53.86 $61.94

    General practitioners (GPs)

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    GP - regular consult GPT1 $32.02 $36.82
    GP - under 14s GPT2 $56.94 $65.48
    GP - CSC holder GPT3 $53.33 $61.33
    GP - CSC dependant GPT4 $58.54 $67.32

    Rural general practice contract

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Level A consultation  RPC1 $25.43 $29.24
    Level B consultation RPC2 $52.26 $60.10
    Level C consultation RPC3

    $100.48

    $115.55

    Urgent care clinic contract

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consult - up to 20 minutes UCT1 $70.53 $81.11
    Initial consult - over 21 minutes UCT2 $123.07 $141.53
    Follow-up consult - up to 20 minutes UCTS $60.90 $70.04
    Follow-up consult - over 21 minutes UCTC $116.49 $133.96

    Providers (Cost of Treatment Regulations)

    Physiotherapists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation PHT1 $41.74 $48.00
    Follow-up consultation PHYT $29.47 $33.89

    Occupational therapists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation OTT1 $41.74 $48.00
    Follow-up consultation OTT $29.47 $33.89

    Speech and language therapists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation STT1 $41.74 $48.00
    Follow-up consultation STT $29.47 $33.89

    Medical specialists - specified (internal medicine, neurosurgery, occupational medicine, paediatrics, psychological medicine, psychiatry, rehabilitation medicine)

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation MST2 $95.70 $110.06
    Follow-up consultation MST4 $37.52 $43.15

    Medical specialists - other

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation MST1 $75.03 $86.28
    Follow-up consultation MST3 $37.52 $43.15

    Chiropractors

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation CHT1 $41.74 $48.00
    Follow-up consultation CHT $29.47 $33.89

    Podiatrists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation PODT1 $41.74 $48.00
    Follow-up consultation PODT $29.47 $33.89

    Osteopaths

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation OSTT1 $41.74 $48.00
    Follow-up consultation OSTT $29.47 $33.89

    Dentists (for non-emergency dental consultations)

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Dental consultation DET $46.59 $53.58

    Contracted providers

    Physiotherapists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation PT1T $51.74 $59.50
    Follow-up consultation PT2T $38.80 $44.62

    DHB physiotherapists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation PT31T $66.28 $76.22
    Follow-up consultation PT32T $46.79 $53.81

    Physiotherapy specialists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation PTS1T $410.76 $472.37
    Follow-up consultation PTS2T $205.38 $236.19

    Hand therapists

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation HT1T $86.98 $100.03
    Follow-up consultation HT2T $65.22 $75.00

    General practitioners with special interest (GPSI)

    Consultation Telehealth code Rate (excl. GST) Rate (incl. GST)
    Initial consultation GPST $163.66 $188.21
    Follow-up consultation See contract See contract See contract

     

    Last published: 15 February 2021