Overseas visitors are billed at AMA rates of $147 per visit as they are all new patients and require extra time.
The discretionary concessional bulk billing rate is for Brisbane residents only. Travellers/ temporary residents/Brisbane visitors /overseas students will be privately billed.
If you do not have a current Medicare card and all relevant concession card/s in your possession or on our surgery records at the time of consultation you will be charged full fees. You will then need to claim your rebate back from Medicare or your health fund.
We do not bill health funds direct.
Emergency Care Workers compensation*(Initial Visit)*, travel vaccinations, medicals, home visits, excisions, molescans, pap smears and other general procedures/services are not bulk billed.
Because Medicare does not allow a Doctor to bill for a service unless a patient is seen, referrals and scripts are booked by telehealth appts now.*
Telehealth Appts Are Private Billed At $68-$147 (Average $80) Unless Bb Eligible*
Due to the increasing demand on doctors’ time to fill in various forms for insurance, work, school, Uni, gym, blood bank, passport, health funds Immunisation information and soon travel covid certificate etc,
There is a minimum $25 form-filling fee if this is not done in a consultation. (Or $7/min charge to fill in).