Mixed Billing Doctors at Hale Road Medical
What is Mixed Billing?
Mixed billing applies at Hale Road Medical. Individual Billing by General Practitioners means you may be Bulk billed or a Private fee applies with a Medicare rebate.
Bulk billing is carried out at the discretion of the health service provider and some of our doctors at Hale Road Medical are bulk billing doctors.
Is Hale Road Medical Centre a Bulk Billing Clinic?
Hale Road Medical continues to Bulk bill ALL patients with current Pension Cards, Health Care Cards, DVA cards & ALL children 15 years and under with a current Medicare card.
If you DO NOT have a Medicare card a Private fee applies.
Private billing consults can be claimed back from Medicare or a Private Health Care fund.
All payments are to paid on the day and we can process the Medicare claim for you on the spot.
All payments for Private Health funds need to paid on the day and claimed back by the patient from their individual Health fund.
To qualify for bulk billing at your GP, you will need to be enrolled with Medicare and have possession of a current Medicare card. Your signature may be required, by the healthcare professional, at the time of billing.
Your GP or Doctor’s Appointment may include referrals to medical specialists. X-Rays , Ultrasounds and other scans. Pathology tests, blood tests & Eye tests. These appointments may incur fees.
You may also be able to claim bulk billing if you have a Concession card or Health Care card. If in doubt, please make sure to ask before the services are provided.
Hale Road Medical is a Mixed billing medical centre and most of our services are able to be bulk billed, or attract a small gap payment, but please be sure to confirm the billing amount for the services you are requiring at time of booking your appointment.
Please see our table of fees for various procedures with our Perth GPs here:
If in doubt, please speak to one of our friendly reception staff to confirm the details about our Mixed billing doctors at Hale Road Medical.i