Please contact the office for specific details of our rates
We are a registered provider for Early Intervention and we will see NDIS managed, Plan managed and self-managed clients. There are no GAP fees for NDIS clients.
We are able to provide services to privately funded clients, you may be able to access funding through private health insurance or through Medicare rebates see below. There will be a GAP fee for these consultations.
Mental Health Care Plans (MHCP) GP’s may prepare a ‘Better Access’ Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP) to refer their patients for Allied health support. MHCPs can be used by patients to access both individual and group sessions. Eligibility is assessed by your GP and close monitoring and review by your GP is recommended. A standard (“Better Access”) plan will allow for six therapy sessions, then following a GP review you may be eligible for another four sessions, to a maximum of ten claimable sessions per calendar year. Medicare pays a rebate for the cost of these sessions, this rebate is more if families have reached their Medicare Safety Net threshold. Please read more about the Medicare Safety Net threshold below.
Our registered Psychologist medicare 80110 attract a $86.15 rebate under Better Access MHCP (Please note there will be an out of pocket expense for this service)
Our registered Occupational Therapist and Speech Therapist rebate is $75.95 under an MHCP (Please note there will be an out of pocket expense)
Medicare pays a rebate for the cost of these sessions OT10958, SP10970, Psych 10968 rebate is $53.80. (Please note there will be an out of pocket expense)
Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) and Chronic Disease Management (CDM) Plan:
GP’s can also prepare EPC or Chronic Disease Management plans for children who require access to a number of different therapy services. These referrals can be used to access Psychology, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Paediatric Physiotherapy services. An EPC referral allows a child to access up to five therapy sessions over a 12-month period. Medicare pays a rebate for the cost of these sessions (minimum $52.95).
A GP referral is required to access therapy services through this funding service. There is no out of pocket fee.