New Practice Fees

Changes to our billing policy

From 1st December 2022 there will be a $20 gap payment for face to face as well as telehealth consultations for patients with a Medicare card

Patients 15 years old or younger, healthcare, pension and DVA card holders, will continue to be bulk billed at all times.

Patients returning for test results (must be within 2 weeks and with their regular GP or the GP who requested the tests), consultations for chronic disease and mental health care plans, health assessments, home medicine reviews and flu clinics.

Please note, payment for the gap fee as well as the Medicare item fee is payable up front at the time of consultation Payments are accepted by credit card, debit card or cash (surcharges apply for card payments)

*Telephone consultations will incur a surcharge which is approximately $1.37 for the transaction on top of the $20 gap fee

 

Non-Medicare Patients

Non-Medicare patients will be charged $99.70 for their initial consultation in the practice. Regular non-Medicare patients will be charged a consultation fee of $61.20. All patients will need to pay for their consult PRIOR to seeing the doctor and will be provided with an invoice to claim from their insurer. The amount payable may be changed at the doctor’s discretion.

Fee schedule:

Face to face & video consultations –  8am to 5.30 pm weekdays
Consult Level
(determined by your GP)
Up Front Fee
(Paid on day of consultation)
Medicare Rebate Gap Fee

 

A $38.95 $18.95 $20 gap
B $61.40 $41.40 $20 gap
C $100.10 $80.10 $20 gap
D $138.00 $118.00 $20 gap

 

Telephone consultations 8am – 5.30pm weekdays
Consult Level
(determined by your GP)
Up Front Fee
(Paid on day of consultation)
Medicare Rebate Gap Fee

 

Brief consult (item 91890) $38.85 $18.85 *$20 gap + online payment surcharge
Extended consult (item 91891) $61.40 $41.40 *$20 gap  + online payment surcharge

 

Afterhours consultations – From 1 pm Saturdays  & all day Sundays and public holidays
Consult Level
(determined by your GP)
Up Front Fee
(Paid on day of consultation)
Medicare Rebate Gap Fee

 

A $51.90 $31.90 $20 gap
B $73.90 $53.90 $20 gap
C $112.45 $92.45 $20 gap
D $149.65 $129.65 $20 gap

 

Other services or procedures that attract a gap fee Gap Fee
Antenatal Share Care (5 visits from 20 weeks of pregnancy) $50
Implanon insertion and/or removal $50
Mirena insertion $100
Iron infusion $138
Skin procedures $70

 

Credit and debit card surcharges
Mastercard credit 1.65% Visa credit 1.70%
Mastercard debit 1.15% Visa debit 1.00%
Eftpos 0.70% Stripe 1.75% + 30 cents