Vale Medical Deputising Service Fees & Appointments

Fees and Payments

Fees

Vale Medical Deputising Service bulk bills walk-in patients. Medicare cards must be presented before each consultation.

Consultation Type

Fee

Medicare Rebate

Out of Pocket

Standard Appointment

$78.00

$38.20

$39.80

Long Appointment

$142.00

$73.95

$68.05

 

Making Payments

Payment is required on the day of the consultation and can be made by cash, EFTPOS or Credit Card (excluding Diners 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

Appointments

Vale Medical Deputising Service provides care when your regular GP is closed. We encourage you to make a follow up appointment with your regular GP.

We cater for urgent and acute care.   Patients seeking or requiring care during normal operating hours will be redirected to their regular GP.

We offer walk in appointments and booked appointments.

Appointments can be made from:

  • 5:00pm - Monday to Friday
  • 10:00am - Saturdays
  • 8:00am - Sundays and Public Holidays

 

Waiting Times

At times you may experience a waiting period due to Doctors tending to the most urgent medical issues. Booked appointments will endeavour to be seen as close to the scheduled appointment time as possible. We apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

 

Day Clinic

Vale Medical Centre is open:

Monday - Friday   7am - 6pm

Saturday - Sunday   7am - 2pm

Click here to book an appointment

 

Home Visits

Home visits are available to those who are unable to attend the clinic who live within a 5Km radius. Home visits are provided at the discretion of our GPs.

 

Emergencies

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

The closest hospital to the centre is;

Northern Beaches Hospital

105 Frenchs Forest Road , Frenchs Forest

Ph: (02) 9105 5000

 

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