Chapter 20 / Radiotherapy (With Effect from 01.07.2019)

We have recently reviewed this chapter to ensure that our codes and fees reflect the complex nature of radiotherapy. These codes and fees should be used from 1st July 2019 and will be added to the chapter ahead of this date. Please see the Important Changes PDF for March 2019 for more information. If you require any further advice please contact the Specialist Fees team via the following link: https://survey.axappphealthcare.co.uk/fee-query


20.0 - Radiotherapy

Code Description Complexity Procedure fees Fee for general anaesthesia
Unacceptable Combinations
Additional Information



X6004 Forward planning and preparation for the delivery of intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), including adaptive IMRT £800.00 £0.00
X6005 Inverse planning and preparation for the delivery of intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), including adaptive IMRT £1,000.00 £0.00
X6002 Planning and preparation for the delivery of Stereotactic Body radiotherapy (SBT)/Stereotactic Ablative radiotherapy (SABR) £1,350.00 £0.00
X6003 Planning and preparation for the delivery of Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) £1,350.00 £0.00
X6006 Planning and preparation for the delivery of static total body irradiation (TBI) £300.00 £0.00
X6007 Planning and preparation for the delivery of rotational total body irradiation (TBI) £500.00 £0.00
X6009 Planning and preparation for the delivery of Selective Internal Radiotherapy (SIRT) £600.00 £0.00
X6010 Planning and preparation for the delivery of 3D conformal radiotherapy (3DCRT) £600.00 £0.00
X6011 Planning and preparation for the delivery of superficial radiotherapy with imaging, dosimetry and calculation using orthovoltage £200.00 £0.00
X6012 Planning and preparation for the delivery of magnetic resonance image (MRI) radiotherapy £1,350.00 £0.00
X6013 Planning and preparation for the delivery of Proton Beam Therapy (PBT) for ocular tumours £1,350.00 £0.00
X6016 Planning for electrons, single field or 2-dimensional radiotherapy on a megavoltage machine, including all imaging and dosimetry £300.00 £0.00
X0010 Clinical supervision of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) £360.00 £0.00
BT260 Planning for insertion and removal of radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into carcinoma of the oesophagus, bronchus or stomach £360.00 £150.00
X0007 Clinical supervision of external beam radiotherapy, up to and including 15 fractions or part thereof £380.00 £0.00
X0008 Clinical supervision of external beam radiotherapy, for 16 or up to and including 30 fractions £720.00 £0.00
X0009 Clinical supervision of external beam radiotherapy, for 30 or more fractions £25.00 £0.00
X0011 Consultant supervision of the delivery of a single fraction of orthovoltage radiotherapy £25.00 £0.00
X7009 Delivery of Selective Internal Radiotherapy (SIRT) £360.00 £0.00
BT270 Insertion and removal of radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into carcinoma of the oesophagus, bronchus or stomach £360.00 £200.00
BT211 Planning for insertion and removal of a radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into prostate tumour £1,350.00 £150.00 Show arrow
BT251 Planning for insertion and removal of radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into rectal tumour £360.00 £150.00 Show arrow
BT281 Planning for insertion and removal of radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into vaginal tumour £360.00 £150.00 Show arrow
BT341 Planning for insertion and removal of a radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into cervix or other female intra-pelvic tissue £360.00 £150.00 Show arrow
A1060 Fiducial Placement £210.00 £150.00
X5681 Clinical supervision of the delivery of a single fraction of radiotherapy £25.00 £100.00
BT252 Insertion and removal of radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into rectal tumour £360.00 £200.00 Show arrow
BT282 Insertion and removal of radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into vaginal tumour £360.00 £200.00 Show arrow
BT342 Insertion and removal of a radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into cervix or other female intra-pelvic tissue £360.00 £200.00 Show arrow
BT210 Insertion and removal of a radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into cervix or other female intra-pelvic tissue £100.00 £0.00 Show arrow
BT212 Insertion of low dose radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into prostate tumour £800.00 £440.00 Show arrow
BT222 Insertion and removal of high dose radioactive agent (brachytherapy) into prostate tumour £800.00 £440.00 Show arrow
BT253 Low energy contact X ray brachytherapy (the Papillon technique) for early stage rectal cancer £200.00 £0.00 Show arrow



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