HOW CAN WE HELP ?
WHAT TYPES OF FUNDING DO YOU ACCEPT?
We are registered for Private health, Medicare care plans, DVA, Workcover, Insurance, NDIS.
DO I NEED A DOCTOR’S REFERRAL?
No to see a therapist. For some funding types you may need to pay however without a doctor's referral please enquire to learn more
WHAT ARE YOUR FEES?
We know the health system can be confusing and to work out how much you have to pay out of pocket esp for allied health! We've done our best below to provide the detail you need, we are happy to go through this with you, and to help you work out the best way to fund your sessions, simply get in touch!
Care plans (Medicare) Chronic Disease Management (up to 5 sessions per a calendar year provide a rebate towards your session)
No gap "Bec" (Better Engaged Care) Standard 20 minute Medicare Chronic Disease Management sessions in clinic or telehealth on referral from GP do NOT have a gap fee ($58 fee needs to be paid however this fee is fully rebatable by Medicare)
if you would like a longer consultation there is a gap fee.
A 30 min extended Medicare Chronic Disease Management session has a $25 gap fee (total cost $83 of which $58 is rebatable by Medicare)
A 40 minute session comprehensive Medicare Chronic Disease Management session has a $49 gap (total cost $107 of which $58 is rebatatable)
Private non medicare or other funded sessions in clinic or telehealth (this category includes private health funds)- 20 minutes cost $65, 30 minutes $90, 40 minutes $107. Private health rebates may apply if you have extras, pls check with your fund prior to attending.
Private home visits, pool/gym or a clinic/location we do not normally visit including aged care facilities- Contact us for quote
DVA - A current gold/white card is accepted as payment upon GP referral
Workcover in clinic or offsite pool/gym/home - A current accepted claim with GP referral in place is accepted as payment. It is your responsibility to maintain this claim and referral otherwise you are liable for all charges personally
NDIS, HCP/CHSP/STRC (National Disability Insurance Scheme, Home Care Package, Commonwealth Home Support Program, Short term restorative care program) are $0 out of pocket as long as service is approved and funds available in plan.
Not funded above/unable to afford allied health ? Don't let it stop you having the therapy you need! There is help available, please let us know if you need assistance with any of the below options.
If you are over 65 - you may be eligible for assistance including funding for allied health via a Home Care package, Commonwealth Home Support Program or Short Term restorative care - you or we or your referrer can help with a referral via My aged care www.myagedcare.gov.au
If you are under 65 and have a long term disability you may be eligible for assistance including financially for allied health through the NDIS - see www.ndis.gov.au for further details and we can assist with applications.
For those clients who are financially disadvantaged and this is confirmed by a referrer (GP or organisation) as part of AACs committment that everyone should have access to allied health we have agreed to, we may apply at our discretion a discount which means that your maximum out of pocket expense (if applied) is $10.00