Podiatry pathology request entitlement under Medicare

Hi People, Just wanting to get a general response from the brains trust of practitioners out there if we as podiatrists have any entitlements to refer our patients for pathology services under Medicare, ie. without the patient being charged. I had an interesting moment today when I sent a swab from an ulcer on the 4th met head, with the patient to be dropped off to his GP.

Hi People, Just wanting to get a general response from the brains trust of practitioners out there if we as podiatrists have any entitlements to refer our patients for pathology services under Medicare, ie. without the patient being charged. I had an interesting moment today when I sent a swab from an ulcer on the 4th met head, with the patient to be dropped off to his GP.

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Podiatry pathology request entitlement under Medicare