Monday to Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday: 8am - 1pm.
Sundays & Public Holidays: CLOSED.
Kwinana General Practice — Always There Serving the Community
BILLING POLICY CHANGE
From the 14th October 2023, we will start Private Billing All patients on SATURDAY but will continue Mixed Billing on Mon to Fri.
Bulk Billing is still available on Mon to Fri for current Medicare holders who are:
Children below 16 yrs old
Healthcare card holders
Senior /pension Healthcare holders.
Please see fees at the end.
We are committed to maintaining and improving the quality of healthcare we provide and have to take this step in order to protect the sustainability of our practice.
We cannot thank you enough for your ongoing support of our practice – in the past and into the future as we make this transition.
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Kwinana General Practice is registered with MY MEDICARE.
For more information go to: health.gov.au/mymedicare
We provide a variety of health services here at Kwinana General Practice, which are listed below:
Routine Health Examinations
Call us today to book your appointment.
We strictly do not tolerate any form of threats, verbal or physical abuse towards any of our staff members.
BILLINGS and FEES
Standard Consultation: $70.00 and above
Long Consultation: $120.00 and above.
Medicare rebate is available for those with a valid Medicare card.
There may be some out of pockets fees for some procedures.
Care Plan and Health Assessment are bulk billed
Medical certificates cannot be given without an appointment with the doctor (with the exception being a COVID-19 telephone consultation).
The Practice accepts Cash, EFTPOS , Mastercard and Visa.
(AMEX, Diners and Cheques are NOT accepted ).
We private charge for the following :
Driver's licence medical
Pre-employment medical assessment
Any medical assessment not covered by Medicare
Procedures not covered by Medicare
Consultations where the patient does not have Medicare (e.g overseas visitors).
Should any surgical procedure required to be performed (e.g skin excision), the cost of the procedure does cover the follow up appointments. Some available procedures are subject to a Medicare rebate.
Did Not Attend (DNA) and Cancellation Policy
We require a minimum of 2 hours' notice for appointment cancellation. if fail to attend your appointment without adequate reason, a non attendance fee of $40.00 may be charged.
There will be a small fee to duplicate lost or misplaced documents like script , medical certificate and referral.
If you have any further queries, please speak with our reception staff.
We prefer not to Email Private and Confidential documents except in certain circumstances.
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We respect your rights to privacy and have a legal obligation to abide by the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (the Act). The rules that an organisation must follow under the Act are known as the Australian Privacy Principles, and cover areas including the collection, use, disclosure, quality and security of personal information. Our Practice is also governed by a number of State-specific privacy laws.
This is one of the reasons why, except for under exceptional circumstances pre-arranged with the doctor, the practice is unable to give out test results over the telephone.