Fees and Funding for our services

Fees and Funding for our services 2019-02-27T12:36:48+00:00

Our Group Exercise and one-on-one consultation services are provided by Physiotherapists and Exercise Physiologists, who are registered allied health professionals. As such, fees for their services may be covered partially or fully through:

1. Private Health Insurance

2. Medicare

3. Department of Veteran’s Affairs

4. Worker’s Compensation

 

Private Health InsuranceAlmost all private health insurance funds offer rebates for Exercise Physiology, Physiotherapy and Remedial Massages services. It is advised to contact your fund to determine your level of cover. All of our clinics have HICAPS facilities, enabling on the spot claiming of your private health insurance.

Medicare Individual sessions [EPC]:If you suffer from a chronic medical condition and/or complex care need, you may be eligible for funding through Medicare under the ‘Enhanced Primary Care [EPC] plan’ upon suitable referral from your GP. We utilise Medicare Online, and bulk bill for these Medicare service if the appropriate referral and paperwork has been received.
Medicare Group sessions [DCP]:If you have been diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes, you may be eligible for an initial consultation and up to 8 group classes rebated through Medicare per calendar year upon suitable referral from your GP. We utilise Medicare Online, and bulk bill for this Medicare service if the appropriate referral and paperwork has been received. Remedial Massage services are NOT available under an EPC.

Department of Veteran’s Affairs (DVA) :If you are an eligible Veteran with a DVA White or Gold card, you may be able to access Exercise Physiology, Dietitian and/or Physiotherapy services to treat a specific medical condition upon suitable referral from your GP or Specialist.
Referral requirements: LMOs may either use a D904 Request / Referral Form, or their own stationary/letterhead, provided it contains the following information:Veteran’s name Veteran’s DVA file number (shown on the Repatriation Health Card)Condition to be treated must be stated Description of the requested service Referral duration (e.g. 12 months) LMO’s name and provider number and Date of referral
Length of Referral: Patient’s referral will typically last for 12 months unless otherwise stated, or be an ongoing referral if stated as such on the referral. For referral to any health care provider, it is the LMO’s responsibility to provide the above information about a veteran to ensure that the provider understands the veteran’s medical history and to allow the provider to claim payment from DVA.

Remedial Massage services are NOT available through DVA.

Worker’s Compensation: We are a recognised Return To Work SA provider, and deliver a comprehensive range of services for injury management and physical rehabilitation. If you require a physical conditioning program to successfully return to work, a referral from your GP or Physiotherapist can initiate the process. Some Remedial Massage services may be available for RTW and Third Party clients.

Our Fee Schedule:

Physiotherapy

Item Code 500 $79.50/Concession $74.50/ Medibank $72.00

Item Code 505 $65.00/Concession $60.00/ Medibank 59.00

Item Code 560 $24.50/Concession $22.50

 

EPC visits:

With Specialist Physiotherapist $67.95

With Physiotherapist $62.95

With Exercise Physiologist $62.95

You must have an EFTPOS card with a savings account attached to receive your $52.95 Medicare rebate back on the day. If you do not have such a card then your rebate must be claimed manually from Medicare directly.

Exercise Physiology

Item Code 102 $85.00/Concession $80.00

Item Code 202 $65.00/Concession $60.00

Item Code 502 $21.00/Concession $19.00

 

Remedial Massage

Item Code 105 $80.00 (1 hour massage)

Item Code 205 $55.00 (30min massage)

All Third Party payee fees are at the appropriate gazetted rates.