WorkSafe can pay the reasonable cost of dietetic services at the request of a medical practitioner if those services are required as a direct result of a work-related An injury/disease is work related if it arose out of or in the course of employment and the scope of employment. injury or illness.
See: Cost of services
The policy provides guidelines for dietetic services including:
- who can provide dietetic services
- expectations for service delivery under the Clinical Framework
- referral requirements
- what costs will be paid for.
WorkSafe publish a fee schedule for the maximum payment rates for dietetic consultations.