Fee Guide

Fee Guide

PAYMENT ON THE DAY IS REQUIRED

EFTPOS, VISA, MasterCard, AMEX accepted for in-person consultations.

Visa, MasterCard, AMEX accepted for phone and telehealth consultations.

A fee of 50% applies for < 2 hours notice of cancellation or changes.

 FEE GUIDE and FORMAT FOR FACE TO FACE CONSULTS, TELEHEALTH AND PHONE CONSULTS

  • The doctors here require a Face2Face consultation at least 12 monthly for your all-important medical check.  
  • Scripts and referrals without a consultation typically cost $20 (a higher fee may apply to complex requests)
  • Your script requests without a consultation can be done in the period before your 12-month visit is due but not after
  • We electronically send your Medicare Claim (m/c) immediately for your payment to go into your bank account

What you can expect:

  Standard Consult for your 15-minute booking (Items 23, 91800, 91891 apply)

  $105 fee - $41.40 (medicare refund) m/c = $63.60 out of pocket 

  Sometimes a standard consult will go for a longer time. See below.

  Long Consult   We suggest a 30-minute booking  (Items 36; 91801; 91900 apply).

   Fees are typically charged for the time your consultation takes, including note-taking, referrals etc.
  @ 21 mins  $132/$145 fee - $80.10 m/c = $51.90/$64.90 out of pocket
  @ 25 mins  $168 fee - $80.10 m/c = $87.90 out of pocket
  @ 30 mins  $198 fee - $80.10 m/c = $117.90 out of pocket
  @ 36 mins  $225 fee - $80.10 m/c = $144.90 out of pocket

Skin cancer checks for new patients usually need a long consult.  Repeat visits by patients may find a standard consult is sufficient.

Procedures for removal of skin cancers have a range of fees according to complexity.  Your trained doctor will inform you at your skin cancer check appointment or when your diagnosis is discussed. 

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GP management plans with Allied Health referrals for 5 Medicare claimable sessions with your physio, podiatrist etc are billed to Medicare.  This means there are no out-of-pocket costs for you.

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Mental Health Care Consults with referrals to Psychologists.

Your initial consult with your GP is important and Medicare provides a higher rebate every 12 months for your plan.

20-30 minute Mental health care plans including referrals range between $122 - $168 with your medicare rebate = $100.20

Your out-of-pocket costs range between $21.80 - $67.80.

If you need review appointments during the 12 month period, these are typically charged similar to our standard consults.

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The less common fees are:

@ 40 mins+ for your extended consult. (Items 44; 91802; 91910 apply).  Please ask your doctor or our practice manager for more information.
  Also a brief consult may occur when you are quickly in and out. For example, $52 - $18.95 m/c = $33.05 out of pocket for a brief consultation, at your drs discretion.

 ** Please note this list is a guide only. Each dr here decides their own fees. Generally, each doctor's fees are time based, including asking you questions (taking a history), listening and discussing with you, examination, referrals after agreeing on options, and writing up your notes etc.

As a registered medical practitioner, each doctor follows the Medicare Benefits Schedule eg Item 23, Item 36 etc.
Additional treatments have separate fees with details available at Reception.