Paddington Family Practice is a private billing practice. Consultation fees are payable at the time of consultation by the following methods
Online Medicare Claiming – Medicare Rebates
For your convenience, we can transmit your request for Medicare rebate electronically, eliminating the need to lodge your claim at a Medicare office. Please ensure you have updated your bank details with Medicare and your address details are correct. Use this form.
To assist you to understand our billing protocols, we have provided indicative pricing based upon the length of time you are with the Doctor and/or Nurse. However, if multiple or complex issues are discussed, a higher fee may be charged. Some particular types of consultations will attract differing charges and Medicare rebates.
|Service Description||Fee||Rebate||Out of pocket|
|Standard Appointment Up to 15 minutes||$85.00||$38.20||$46.80|
|Double Appointment Up to 30 minutes||$140.00||$73.95||$66.05|
|Extended Appointment Up to 45 minutes||$190.00||$108.85||$81.15|
Additional charges will be incurred when associated with procedures. These are out of pocket fees and are non refundable by Medicare. This helps cover the costs of various item used during the procedure including disposable equipment, surgical packs, antiseptic solutions, local anaesthetic, sutures, dressings and steri-strips.
Your Doctor will discuss with you the cost of any procedures at the time of your consultation.
Fees will be charged for the following:
- Did Not Attend
- Less than 2 hours of cancellation notice.
The fee charged will equal the standard fee for the matched appointment length which was booked.