Federation University Students, Children < 16 and Pension / Healthcare Card holders may be bulk billed at the doctor's discretion. Some women's health services may incur a private fee.
Overseas Federation University Students with eligible insurance through Allianz, NIB & Medibank will be directly billed to their insurance provider.
Standard Consultation $80 - Rebate $39.10 - (Out of pocket - $40.90)
Long Consultation $114 - Rebate $75.75 - (Out of pocket - $38.25)
As of the 1st September, 2021 there will be a fee increase with all of our MBS item numbers, Procedures and Scripts / Referrals requested outside of an appointment. The above fees for Standard and Long Consultation have been updated to our new fees for an example.
If you are a New Patient or have not been to Berwick Healthcare >12 months you cannot be consulted via telephone. Please call us on 9796 1500 to make a face to face appointment.
Private Fees can be payed on the day by Cash, Cheque or EFTPOS and facilities to directly process your medicare rebate are available on site.
Consultation Fees exclude extra service costs such as Procedure Fees, Materials Used and Vaccinations. There may be a fee if you require additional services.
This practice follows the Commonwealth Privacy Act - Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000 in relation to your records. All staff have signed confidentiality contracts and are aware of the importance of maintaining security of your records.
For a detailed read of how we keep your personal information private in our practice, please click here.
As per the Berwick Healthcare practice policy patient's must book a follow up appointment with their doctor to discuss results. If there are any urgent results a doctor will contact the patient to make an appointment.
From time to time we have patient's who forget to take their personal belongings with them after attending the clinic. We normally contact the patients if we know who the item/s belong to otherwise we store property onsite for a couple of weeks only.
If you believe you have left something at our clinic, please contact us on 9796 1500
Our clinic uses the TIS National and Auslan interpreting services to help our patients with their consultation. Please speak to reception if you require us to book you an interpreter for your consultation.
Drugs of addiction will not be prescribed over the phone and will need a face to face consultation. Please also note our practice policy also states that NO Drugs of addiction will be prescribed on first visits.