Reimbursement

reimbursement across markets

  • The USA has provided mandatory reimbursement for breast reconstruction surgery since 1998.
  • Rates of reimbursement have increased every year since 2010.
  • Reconstruction surgery is a major profit center in the US.
  • Fully reimbursed under Australian Medicare (A$2,450 per unit).
  • Implant and wireless dose controller featured on TGA’s prosthesis list.
  • Reimbursement remains a lengthy country-by-country process.
  • Initial focus on those countries where reimbursement is reasonably achievable in a timely manner.