Medical Republic article – Three little words…


In the 27th September 2022 article for the Medical Republic, Dr. Margaret Faux discusses the case of Dalima Pty Ltd v Commonwealth of Australia (New South Wales Supreme Court, Unreported, 22 October 1987), where the central issue for determination was the meaning of the three words “in respect of”…

“The law is clear: when a patient is bulk billed for a single service, no additional fees can be charged and that includes fees charged by separate legal entities.” Dr. Margaret Faux

Read the full article, Three little words that make a difference by Dr Margaret Faux, from The Medical Republic website.

About the Author:
Dr Margaret Faux is a health system administrator, lawyer and registered nurse with a PhD in Medicare compliance, and is the CEO of AIMAC, which offers courses and explainers on legally correct Medicare billing.

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