Fees & Billing

Fees as of January 2017

Fees

Monday to Friday - 8:00am - 7:00pm

Standard visit                               $75   (Medicare Rebate $37.05)

Pensioner/HCC holder               $62    (Medicare Rebate $37.05)

Non Medicare card holders       $80

Long visit                                       $110   (Medicare Rebate $71.70)

Pensioner/HCC holders              $97     (Medicare Rebate $71.70)

Non Medicare card holders       $115

Children under 16 are Bulk Billed

Patients without a valid Medicare Card will be charged an extra $5

Weekends and public holidays

Saturday - 8:00am - 1:00pm                      $75     (Medicare Rebate $37.05)

Sunday - 9:00am - 12:00pm                      $90     (Medicare Rebate $49.00)

Public holidays - 9:00am - 12:00pm         $90     (Medicare Rebate $49.00)


Payment of private accounts is required at the time of consultation. We accept cash, cheque, EFTPOS and most major credit cards with the exception of American Express and Diners Club.

Mediscreen Clinic has a number of options to help you get your Medicare Rebate. With Medicare Easyclaim you can get your rebate instantly if you have an EFTPOS/Debit card linked to a Savings or Cheque account. Alternatively, it can be transmitted on-line with Medicare and overnight your rebate will be deposited into your nominated bank account.

If you have any concerns about the fees please discuss them with your doctor.

Overseas students

Overseas students who have a current and valid membership with Medibank or OSHC Allianz Worldcare will be direct billed. Only the gap amount of $37.95 (for a standard consultation) will need to be paid at the time of the appointment.

Other fees

There are many consults which may incur an extra cost which we do try to keep to a minimum. Here are some of the most common.

Allergy testing (less than 20) - $45 (Medicare rebate $33.15)

Allergy testing (more than 20) - $60 (Medicare rebate 50.05)

Botox anti wrinkle injections - $15 per unit

Pregnancy test - $15 (Medicare rebate $8.65)

Dressings will be charged at $5 per visit to cover the costs of dressing supplies

Removal of stitches that were not performed at out clinic - $10 (This fee is not rebatable by Medicare)

Removal of plaster or fibreglass cast that was not performed at our clinic - $57 (This fee is not rebatable by Medicare)

24 hour Blood Pressure Monitoring - $70 (This fee is not rebatable by Medicare)

Crutches for hire - $50 refundable deposit & $10 per week if kept more than 2 weeks (This fee is not rebatable by Medicare)

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