Consultation Fee Information

DOCTORS OF TEWANTIN IS A PRIVATE BILLING CLINIC:

Fees are payable at the time of consultation.

Short Consultation: Medicare Item A (less than 5 minutes) $25
Standard Consultation: Medicare Item B (5-20 minutes) $80
Longer Consultation: Medicare Item C (20 – 40 minutes) $120
Prolonged Consultation: Medicare Iten D (> 40 mins) $150

(It is no longer guaranteed that patients with a ‘Concession Card’ will be bulk billed.)

Pension/Health Care/Commonwealth Seniors Card Holders:
Standard   $55
Longer   $90

THESE FEES RELATE TO BOTH FACE TO FACE (IN SURGERY) AND PHONE CALL/VIDEO CONSULTATIONS

 

The following patients will continue to be bulk billed directly to Medicare, at the Doctor’s discretion:
• All children still at school
• Veteran Affair Card Holders
• Health Assessments & Chronic Disease Management

 

NEW PATIENTS: Please note, regardless of concession cards, your first consultation will be $120.

Fees are payable at the time of consultation by Cash, EFTPOS, Mastercard or Visa. Medicare refund the rebate back to you either directly into your bank account or onto a debit card by the next day. You will be out of pocket only the gap payment.

 

PLEASE BRING YOU CURRENT MEDICARE CARD & ANY PENSIONER OR HEALTH CARE CARDS TO THE SURGERY FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT.

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