GP Appointments


Appointment TypeMember (w/Medicare)Member (w/o Medicare)Non-Member
Standard ConsultationBulk Billed$40$70
Long ConsultationBulk Billed$80Members Only
Extended ConsultationBulk Billed$120Members Only

The NHC is unable to bill Medicare for work-related or compensable injuries. Compensation and Third-Party Insurance consultations are charged at AMA rates. Patients are responsible for full payment of accounts until insurer or employer accepts claim, and an NHC claim form has been completed.

Allied Health Appointments


Appointment TypeMember (w/ Care Plan)Member (w/o Care Plan)Non-Member
DietitianBulk Billed$70$100
PhysiotherapistBulk Billed$70$100
Exercise PhysiologistBulk Billed$70$100

Members who have an Enhanced Primary Care Referral (EPC) are eligible for up to five (5) bulk billed Allied Health sessions per calendar year.  Additional consultations outside of the Care Plan will incur a cost.

Psychologist Appointments

Patients are eligible for ten (10) bulk billed psychologist sessions per calendar year, with a current GP Mental Health Care Plan (GPMHCP) and referral. GPMHCPs are valid for 12 months.

A $100 deposit is required to be paid for patients to access bulk billed psychologist sessions. The deposit will be refunded once treatment is completed. If a patient fails to attend any scheduled psychologist appointment the deposit is forfeited.

Appointment TypeMember (w/ Care Plan)Member (w/o Care Plan)Non-Member
Registered PsychologistBulk Billed$100$150
Clinical PsychologistBulk Billed$150$200
Late cancellation (> 24 hours) or non-attendance$100$100$100

Other Services and Fees

All Non-Attendance and Late Cancellations for GP, Dietitian, Physiotherapy or Exercise Physiology appointments (appointments cancelled after 8:45am the day of appointment) will incur a cancellation fee of $40.

Some more detailed procedures incur an additional cost.

Commercial Driver Health Check$110 (no Medicare rebate)
Mirena Insertion$220 (Medicare rebate available)
Private Flu Vaccine (Member)$15 (no Medicare rebate)
Private Flu Vaccine (Non-member)$20 (no Medicare rebate)

The NHC also offers a range of minor procedures and surgeries.  These are priced relative to the complexity of the procedure and the medical supplies required, your doctor will discuss the cost and with you before proceeding.  These procedures need to be paid upfront, though your doctor will be able to advise whether a Medicare rebate is available and its value.

On 21 June 2021, Michael Slaven and Aaron Torline were appointed Administrators of the National Health Co-operative Ltd.
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