Prahran Market Clinic is a private billing clinic.
Telehealth appointments are billed in the same manner as standard appointments
Fees are payable at the time of consultation by cash, Mastercard, Visa, American Express or EFTPOS. HiCAPS for private health insurance is available for some allied health consultations.
This is a summary of our usual fees, effective July 1st, 2022.
Weekday Saturday Medicare Rebate
Brief consultation $46.00 $51.00 $18.20
($27.80 gap fee)
Standard Consultation $89.00 $94.00 $39.75
($49.25 gap fee)
Long, Complex, or multiple Concern Consultation $145.00 $150.00 $76.95
($68.05 gap fee)
Prolonged Consultation $215.00 $220.00 $113.30
($101.70 gap fee)
Where procedures are involved, there are additional costs, which your doctor will discuss with you at the time of consultation.
Bulk billing is not guaranteed and is available only at the doctor’s discretion. Doctors will generally bulk bill pension or concession cardholders, Veterans, children under the age of 16 years, the unemployed and patients demonstrating genuine hardship, providing a Medicare Card is held. We are able to offer Medicare online for automatic claiming.
Saturday appointments are not bulk billed unless at the GP's discretion.
Patients wishing to have visits charged to a third party must provide evidence of claim acceptance or a contact person who can verify the claim. i.e. TAC or Work Cover claim number, a letter from your employer, or contact details.
Patients who are referred to other providers such as x-ray or pathology are advised that additional fees may apply. Enquiries should be made with the relevant provider to establish what is covered under Medicare or private health insurance.
Allied Health Professional's Fees
The Allied health Professionals are independent contractors who lease rooms from Prahran Market clinic. Patients will need to discuss with their Allied Health Professional their individual fees.