GENERAL PSYCHIATRY FEES
Please ensure that your bank details are registered with Medicare prior to your appointment. Reception staff will be able to claim the rebate for you if they are.
Cancellation within 24hrs or non-attendance of your confirmed appointment will result in a charge of 50% of your scheduled appointment fee which will need to be paid prior to rebooking.
Please note: Appointments need to be paid in full before you are able to receive the Medicare rebate.
We accept DVA white, gold and orange cards – Please make sure you have checked with DVA that you are covered for your appointments.
If your appointments are covered by a third party, please ensure you have your claim number, case manager and case manager contact details ready for reception staff at your first appointment.
If your consultations are covered by a third party, please ensure you provide admin with the relevant details for billing.
MEDICARE SAFETY NET
The Medicare Safety Net provides patients with additional financial assistance for out-of-pocket costs for out-of-hospital Medicare funded services. The difference between the doctor’s fee and the Medicare rebate is the patient’s out-of-pocket cost.
The threshold is indexed annually from 1 January and operates on a calendar year, 1 January to 31 December.
For more information on the Medicare Safety Net & Extended Medicare Safety Net, please visit Services Australia’s website.
As well as diagnosis and treatment for specific conditions, we provide the following other services:
We are members and affiliated with the following organisations.
Please note we will be increasing our patient appointment fees from March 1st 2024 for all clinicians.
Our fees are reviewed annually & are guided by the recommended rates for specialist psychiatry appointments provided by the Australian Medical Associated (AMA).
We thank you for your understanding & look forward to continuing to be able to provide all of our patients with an exceptional service.
If you have any questions or concerns, please speak to administration staff.
Omega Mind Clinics