Dr. Maclay General Practice

418/530 Little Collins Street

Melbourne 3000

 

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We are a Private Billing Practice

 

Our Clinic is a Private Billing Clinic. This enables us to provide the highest level of care to our patients. Our consultations are charged depending on a number of factors including length, the complexities of the problem addressed and the use of specialised materials. Discounted consultation rates are strictly at your Doctors discretion. The AMA fee structure forms the basis of our billing policy and this is displayed in the reception area of our medical centre.

Please note our fees are BELOW the AMA recommended consulting fees. 

Our fee schedule for all General Practice consultations are:

Standard Consultation ...........$88.00 ($49.80 out-of-pocket)

Long Consultation...............$138.00 ($64.05 out-of-pocket)

Extended Consultation........$108.00 ($76.15 out-of-pocket)

Standard Consultation (10-15 mins):

 

One ailment (eg. A cold or new medical problem); or Referral to specialist for a new condition; or Review of a chronic medical problem.

 

Long Consultation (20- 30 mins)

 

More than one ailment; first time visit; pap smears; skin cancer checks; well person check; life crisis; childhood vaccinations; travel vaccination; Centrelink forms to be completed. 

 

 Extended Consultation (over 30 mins): 

 

Insurance medical; or preemployment medicals.

Mental health plan (Medicare item Number 2717)..............................................$185 ($50.90 out-of-pocket)

Mental health plan (Medicare item Number 2715)..............................................$145 ($53.95 out-of-pocket)

Mental health issue consultation(Medicare item Number 2713)...................$115 ($43.30 out-of-pocket)

Review Mental health plan (Medicare item Number 2712)...............................$125 ($53.30 out-of-pocket)

 

Excisions, ECGs, Spirometry, minor procedures - Please request fees at time of booking.

 

Nursing Appointments: Nursing appointments are currently Bulk Billed where the G.P. is directing care.

 

We accept payment by cash, EFT, EFTPOS, VISA and Mastercard only.

 

Fees are payable in full at the end of the consultation.

If you are experiencing financial difficulties please ask

to speak to the Practice Manager to discuss alternate arrangements. 

It is our policy not to issue accounts.

 

Medicare rebates are available for most medical services and can be refunded to you at the time of consultation by easyclaim after the payment of your account.

We will request bulk billing on your behalf for the following (where available/applicable).

• X-Rays & Imaging

• Pathology

 

We Bulk Bill DVA Gold cards only.  

 

Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)

 

Our clinic provides service to overseas students holding Allianz Private Insurance, Bupa, Medibank and AHM for the cost of $20 out of pocket. Click here for more information.

 

*Please make sure you bring your current membership card with you.

Overseas Visitor Health Cover (OVHC)

The cost of Medical consultation for visitor holding Allianz and Bupa insurances is $45 out of pocket.