1.1 This Part applies in relation to services under section 4(1) of the Act.

1.2 The LSA will pay for the necessary and reasonable cost of treatment and rehabilitation services for a participant where those services relate to the motor vehicle injury. Services should be provided by a qualified health professional.

2.1 The LSA will pay for the necessary and reasonable costs of treatment and rehabilitation services for a participant where:

2.1.1 there is clinical justification for services;

2.1.2 there is evidence that the service is necessary and reasonable in relation to the motor vehicle accident injury;

2.1.3 the service is likely to be effective and achieve or maintain a measurable functional improvement; and

2.1.4 the service promotes progress towards functional independence, participation and self-management.

2.2 The LSA will pay for the necessary and reasonable costs of counselling services for immediate family members or people who live with the participant where the need for the services relates to the participant’s motor vehicle injury and will benefit the participant.

3.1 The LSA will not pay for treatment and rehabilitation services not related to a participant’s motor vehicle injury.

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