Fees

Fees

PVH Medical charges a standard consultation fee of $80.00. A longer consultation will attract a higher fee as will consultations on a Saturday after 1pm, Sundays & public holiday. Please note that the current Medicare rebate for a standard consultation is $37.05  – longer consultations & consultations on a Saturday after 1pm, Sundays & public holiday will attract a higher rebate.

PVH Medical is not a bulk billing practice, however, we do cater to those with concession cards or DVA card holders.

Patients with a current concession card will pay a $12.50 fee for a standard consultation, which is the total out of pocket cost. Please ensure you bring your card to all consultations.

PVH Medical bills the Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA) for any patient who is also a veteran and holds a DVA card.

Fees for TAC or WorkCover patients

Consultations for Transport Accident Commission (TAC) patients are billed at the rate determined for the TAC for traffic accident injuries and conditions. All consultations require full payment on the day by the patient. PVH Medical will only bill the TAC directly if:

  • TAC has accepted full liability, and
  • You provide us with your TAC claim number, and
  • All excess payments have been met by you.

Consultations for WorkCover patients are billed at the rate determined for the Victorian WorkCover Authority for work-related injuries and conditions. All consultations require full payment on the day by the patient. PVH Medical will only bill the Victorian WorkCover Authority or relevant insurer directly if:

  • Victorian WorkCover Authority or insurance has accepted liability, and
  • You provide us with your WorkCover claim number.