Hospitals and ambulance
The maximum fees paid by employers or insurance agents when an injured worker uses hospital or ambulance services are outlined in the relevant fee schedule.
The relevant fee schedules are the:
- 2016 Public Hospital Fee Schedule
- 2016 Private Hospital Fee Schedule
- 2016 Ambulance Services Fee Schedule (excludes workers injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident)
The schedules also include the codes to use when billing for services at hospitals, as well as ambulances (Ambulance Service of NSW, St Johns Ambulance Australia, the Royal Flying Doctor Service and Mines Rescue Services).
Note: The payment classification code TRA001 must be included on all invoices for ambulance services.
These payments (under the workers compensation system) are determined by legislation.
All invoices must be consistent with the relevant Order and our invoicing requirements.
More information on fees payable can be found in the: