Gilbert Collins Medical Practice is a private general practice. Bulk Billing may be offered to children under the age of 5 and pension card holders at the discretion of the doctor. Department of Veteran Affairs Gold Cards are accepted.
There are separate fees for items such as dressings, travel vaccines, non-government funded vaccinations and non-Medicare medicals and insurance examinations.
As a general rule,
15 minute appointments are $90 (medicare rebate of $38. 75 – out of pocket $51.25)
20 – 40 minute appointments are $160 (medicare rebate of $75.05 – out of pocket $84.95)
Over 40 minute appointments are $255 (medicare rebate of $110.50 – out of pocket $144.50)
This will vary after you reach the Medicare claim threshold.
Allied Health Professionals
Podiatry – Initial Consultation $85
Dietitian – Initial Consultation $180
Clinical Psychologist Consultation $220
DISCLAIMER – If you need to cancel or re-schedule an appointment, with Louise Perkins (Dietitian) or Louise Adams (Clinical Psychologist), we ask that you do so more than 24 hours before an appointment. A 100% cancellation fee will apply if this criteria is not met.
We can lodge your claim directly with Medicare for you, so you receive your rebate immediately into your bank account.
We request that all fees are paid at the time of your consultation.
Home & nursing home visits may be available before & after surgery hours to our regular, local patients whose conditions prevent them from attending the surgery. Please phone reception to arrange a time.