INNER NORTH OSTEOPATHY COSTS AND REBATES
If you need to cancel or postpone your Osteo appointment, please allow 24 hours’ notice. Cancellation fees may apply.
Inner North Osteopathy offers flexible payment options from:
Payment is required on the day of your osteopathic treatment or consultation.
Hicaps and Private Health Insurance for Osteopathy
HICAPS allows private health insurance policy holders to claim their insurance rebate immediately at the osteopathic clinic eliminating the need to visit your insurer to make you claim. Inner North is proud to offer this added service to save you time and the hassle of claiming back your health insurance rebate for your osteopathy needs.
It’s best to check with your health insurer to see if you are covered for Osteopathic treatments and to what level.
Medicare and Enhanced Primary Care Plans
Are you under the Enhanced Primary Care Plan (EPC)? If so then you are covered for Osteopathic treatment. If not, then visit your GP to see if you are eligible and if so they can set you up to a plan. If you are eligible to EPC plans then Medicare will cover you to up to five Osteopathic treatments per year.
Inner North Osteopathy in Brunswick will charge the full consultation fee. This means that there is a gap to be payable. If you are registered with Medicare Online we can arrange for automatic re-imbursement of the rebate to your bank account. If not, you’ll need to claim your rebate directly from your local Medicare office using your receipt.
Eligibility for an EPC plan requires patients to be suffering from a chronic condition that’s long standing which could include:
- Repetitive strain injuries or Arthritis
- Neck related headaches and migraines,
- Low back pain or muscular and joint pain.
Your GP’s diagnosis will determine whether you are eligible to the Enhanced Primary Care Plan.
TAC and WorkCover Related Osteopathy
If you are claiming osteopathic care through Workcover or TAC, Inner North Osteopathy in Brunswick is a registered WorkCover and TAC service provider.
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