Erindale Healthcare Fees & Appointments

Fees and Payments

Fees

Fees as of 1 January 2020 

DR OTHMAN: Children under 12 years of age and pension card holders 65 years and older will be bulk billed. Concession card holders will receive a discount.  DVA patients will be bulk billed*.  All other patients will be privately charged.

 

DR BISMA: will be PRIVATELY charging all patients. Pension card holders 65 years and older and concession card holders will receive a $10 discount between the time of 10.00am-3.45pm. Children 5 years and under and DVA patients will be bulk billed*

 

Dr DILIP: will be PRIVATELY charging all patients. Pension card holders 65 and older will receive a $10 discount between the hours of 10.00am & 3.45pm. Children 5 years and under and DVA patients will be bulk billed*                    

     

DR  VAKA - will be PRIVATELY charging all patients. Children 5 years and under will be bulk billed*  Pension card holders 65 years and older will receive a $10 discount between the hours of 10.00am and 3.45pm.  DVA patients will be privately charged.

 

DR YI: will be PRIVATELY charging all patients. Pension card holders 65 years and older will receive a $10 discount between the hours of 10.00am-3.45pm. Children 5 years and under DVA patients will be bulk billed*

 

DR GRAHAM MARNING: Payment is required at time of consultation.  Dr Marning privately charges for a skin check, a full body skin check is $130.  Patients 65 years and older who have a valid pension card will be charged $95.  Medicare rebate will be approximately $38.20. Fees for Spot checks is between $70 and $95.  Medicare rebate will be approximately $38.20. Children under the age of 16 will be bulk billed.

 

DR FRED VETHANAYAGAM: Payment is required at time of consultation.  Dr Fred privately charges for a skin check, a full body skin check is $130.  Patients 65 years and older who have a valid pension card will be charged $95.  Medicare rebate will be approximately $38.20. Fees for Spot checks is between $70 and $95.  Medicare rebate will be approximately $38.20. Children under the age of 16 will be bulk billed.

 

DR YEUNG : All patients who have a valid pension or concession card will be bulk billed.  Children 12 years and under will also be bulk billed.  All other patients will be privately charged. Please note Dr Yeung is not taking appointments for new patients

 

DR LEE: Children under 12 years of age and pension card holders 65 years and older will be bulk billed between 10.00am and 3.45pm.  DVA patients will be bulk billed*.  All other patients will be privately charged. Please note Dr Lee is not taking appointments for new patients

 

*BULK BILLING ONLY OCCURS BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 10.00AM & 4PM ( last appointment being 3.45pm) FOR ELIGIBLE PATIENTS ONLY 

Consultation Type

Fee

Medicare Rebate

Out of Pocket

Standard Appointment

Monday – Friday

$85.00

$38.20

$46.80

Long Appointment

Monday – Friday

$140.00

$73.95

$66.05

Standard Appointment

Weekends

$95.00  

Long Appointment 

Weekends

   

 

Cancellation Policy

We require a minimum of 4 hours’ notice or cancellation or rescheduling of appointments. If due notice is not given, a fee may be charged to your account for the appointment. If there is an outstanding account due to missed appointment or late cancellation, you may not be given another appointment time until the account is settled. If you have any questions, please feel free to speak to reception.

 

Making Payments

Payment is required on the day of the consultation and can be made by cash, EFTPOS or Credit Card (excluding Diners and AMEX cards). All workers compensation and motor vehicle accident patients are required to pay their accounts at the time of consultation until a letter of liability is produced from their insurance company.

Appointments

Walk-ins

We normally require people to make a booking but we can sometimes help if you walk into the Medical Centre. Priority is given to people who have made a booking. 

 

Appointments

Our appointment system caters for urgent, non urgent, complex, planned chronic care and preventative healthcare. If you need more time with your GP, please book a long consultation. Urgent appointments will be seen by the next available GP. Please advise reception if you believe you require an urgent appointment. Urgent appointments will be triaged by the nurse on duty.

 

Waiting Times

Sometimes GPs are delayed by patients with urgent or complex issues. We apologise if you’re asked to wait and thank you for your patience.

 

After Hours

Please contact Canberra After Hours Locum Medical Service on 1300 422 567.

 

Home Visits

Our GPs do not provide home visits.

 

Emergencies

Please call Triple Zero (000) or go to your nearest hospital.

The closest hospital to the centre is;

Canberra Hospital

Yamba Drive Garran

(02) 5124 0000

 

Translator Services

Telephone translation 131 450
Auslan interpreter 1300 287 526