FEES & BILLING

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GENERAL INFORMATION

  • The West Brunswick Clinic is a Private Billing Clinic.
  • All Fees are payable on the day via cash, EFTPOS or credit card.
  • We use Easyclaim for immediate reimbursement of rebate.
  • We cannot always predict how much time the consultation will take, consider making a double booking if you have multiple issues or complex needs
  • Fees may vary from those outlined below depending on the complexity of the consultation and the time taken
  • If you are eligible for a medicare rebate you will be able to claim back some of the cost of your consultation
Standard consultation$80.00Rebate $37.60
Long consultation >20 minutes$130.00Rebate $72.80

Fees may vary from those outlined above depending on the complexity of the consultation and the time taken.

Certain consultations, procedures, and non government funded vaccines may incur additional fees. This includes mental health plans, skin excisions, Implanon and travel vaccines. Please ask for details when your make your booking. Longer bookings and nurse bookings (at no extra cost) may be required depending on your needs. If you feel your needs fall outside of the standard appointment please call our clinic for booking.

New Patients: Cost of 1st Shared care visit for Medicare eligible women (after their first hospital visit):

Private: $130.00Medicare Rebate: $72.80Out of pocket: $57.20
Concession Card Holders: $81.70Medicare Rebate: $72.80Out of pocket: $8.90
Concession Card Holders (appointment after 4.15pm): $86.70Medical Rebate $72.80Out of pocket $13.90

Existing Patients: Cost for subsequent shared care visits for Medicare eligible women:

Private: $80.00Medicare Rebate: $40.10Out of pocket: $39.90
Concession Card Holders: $50.10Medicare Rebate: $40.10Out of pocket: $10.00
Concession Card Holders (appointment after 4.15pm & Saturdays): $55.10Medical Rebate $40.10Out of pocket: $15.00
Children under 16 years of age will be billed a reduced consultation fee of $57.00
 
Children under 16 years of age, on a concession card will be Bulk Billed before 4:30pm weekdays.
 
Children under 16 years of age, on a concession card will be billed a $15.00 co- payment after 4:30pm Weekdays and Saturdays.
 
Immunisations (routine and flu) will be Bulk Billed.
 

Travel Vaccinations are not bulk billed

Existing patients – prior to 2006

Bulk-billed Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:15pm
$15 co-payments Monday to Friday  4.30pm to 5.30pm
$15 co-payments Saturdays 9:00am to 11:30am
New Patients – no bulk billing
$10 co-payments Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:15pm
$15 co-payments Monday to Friday 4:30pm to 5:30pm
$15 co-payments Saturdays 9:00am to 11:30am

Mental health plans require a double booking and fees vary depending on your clinician and the length of your consultation. Please call us on 9387 908 for more details.

All services are billed directly to DVA with no out of pocket charge.

All consultations require full payment (at private fee rate) on the day. It is the patient’s responsibility to claim this fee back from the relevant authority.

To avoid a non-rebatable cancellation or non-attendance fee of $40 (or $70 for a long appointment), a minimum of 4 hours notice is required.