Billing Information Update
We want to inform you of an important change in our billing process at Mediscreen Clinic. As part of evolving healthcare regulations and guidelines, we are updating how transactions are processed at our clinic to better align with industry standards. Effective 1st August 2023, transactions made at our clinic will undergo the following changes:
1. ABN and Trading Name:
Previous Model: Transactions were processed using the ABN and Trading Name of Mediscreen Clinic.
New Model: Transactions will now be made using the ABN of the doctor providing your medical services, with the Trading Name being either the doctor's name or the doctor's company name.
2. Clinic's Role:
Our clinic serves as a crucial support hub for healthcare professionals. We provide essential administrative and cleaning services that aid our dedicated doctors in delivering top-quality medical care to our patients.
What This Means for You:
This billing adjustment is primarily an administrative change and will not impact the quality of care you receive at our clinic. We remain committed to delivering exceptional medical services and ensuring your experience with us is as seamless as ever.
If you have any questions or concerns about this billing update, please don't hesitate to reach out to our friendly staff. We are here to assist you and provide any clarification you may need.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation as we adapt to these new guidelines. Thank you for choosing Mediscreen Clinic for your healthcare needs. We look forward to continuing to serve you and your family with the highest level of care.
Mediscreen Clinic - Your Trusted Healthcare Provider
Please note that our new pricing structure will be implemented on the 1st of Jan 2023. Click here to learn more!
Monday to Friday - 8:00am - 7:00pm
Standard visit $90 (Medicare Rebate $41.20)
Pensioner/HCC holder $75 (Medicare Rebate $41.20)
Non Medicare card holders $95
Long visit $130 (Medicare Rebate $79.70)
Pensioner/HCC holders $115 (Medicare Rebate $79.70)
Non Medicare card holders $135
Extended visit $150 (Medicare Rebate $117.40)
Pensioner/HCC holders $137 (Medicare Rebate $117.40)
Non Medicare card holders $155
Children under 16 are Bulk Billed exept weekends and public holidays
Patients without a valid Medicare Card will be charged an extra $5
From August 1st2023, owing to the rapidly rising costs, payments made to Mediscreen Clinic via card will attract a merchant surcharge fee. Please ask our staff what each card charges prior to your payment.
Weekends and public holidays
Saturday - 8:00am - 1:00pm $95 (Medicare Rebate $41.20)
Sunday - 9:00am - 12:00pm $110 (Medicare Rebate $53.65)
Public holidays - 9:00am - 12:00pm $110 (Medicare Rebate $53.65)
These are the rates for standard consults. If a long or extended appointment occurs then the fee may be higher. Please ask reception for these fees.
Overseas students who have a current and valid membership with Medibank or OSHC Allianz Worldcare will be direct billed. Only the gap amount of $50.25 (for a standard consultation) will need to be paid at the time of the appointment.
Some consultations may incur an extra fee to cover the cost of instruments, extra time and stock required. Some examples of consultations with extra fees are listed below. Please clarify costs with our reception staff if you are concerned prior to your appointment.
Allergy testing (less than 20 allergens) - $45 (Medicare rebate $33.15)
Allergy testing (more than 20 allergens) - $60 (Medicare rebate 50.05)
Botox anti wrinkle injections - $16 per unit
Iron Infusion - $180 (no rebate)
Implanon insertion - $77 (Medicare Rebate $35.60)
Implanon removal - $154 (Medicare Rebate $ 51.65- $60.75)
Pregnancy test (Urine hCG) - $15 (Medicare rebate $8.65)
Wound dressings - $5 per visit
Removal of plaster/fibreglass cast that was not applied at our clinic - $57 (This fee is not rebatable by Medicare)
24 hour Blood Pressure Monitoring - $70 (This fee is not rebatable by Medicare)
Crutches for hire - $50 refundable deposit & $10 per week if kept more than 2 weeks (This fee is not rebatable by Medicare)
Childhood Vaccinations (according to the current Immunisation Schedule) will always be bulk billed. Travel vaccines and other private vaccines will be charged for as below per dose:
Hepatitis A (Avaxim) - $69
Hepatitis B (Engerix-b) - $30
Hepatitis A & B (Twinrix) - $85
Typhoid (Typhim VI) - $65
Hepatitis A & Typhoid (Vivaxim) - $165
Gardasil 9 - $200
Boostrix - $50
Meningococcal B (Bexsero) - $165
Meningococcal ACWY (Menactra) - $80
Yellow Fever (Stamaril) - $115
Chicken Pox (Varilrix/Varivax) - $80
Shingrix (Shingles vaccine) - $280
Please note that travel vaccines will require consultation with a doctor to determine the appropriate vaccines for you to have according to your own vaccination history, the area/s you will be traveling in and other health related factors.