Fees

Bedford Medical Clinic is a private practice. Consultation fees are payable in full on the day of your consultation. 

 

Payment due on the day

Medicare Rebate

Out of pocket expense

Standard Appointment

15 minutes

$78.20

$38.20

$40.00

Long Appointment

30 minutes

$113.95

$73.95

$40.00

Prolong Appointment

45 minutes

$148.85

$108.85

$40.00

* All fees are subject to change without notice.
**Consultation fees can vary between doctors, length and nature of consultation.

 

EFTPOS and all major credit cards are accepted. Accounts are transmitted directly to Medicare – your Medicare rebate will be reimbursed to your bank almost immediately. Discounted fees may be negotiated for patients in financial difficulties or those needing frequent visits to the surgery.  Payment plans are available if needed.  In these circumstances, please discuss this with your doctor.  Bulk billing is not available Saturdays – this includes concession card holders.

 

Children/Students

Children 16 years & under will be bulk billed, including Saturdays.

 

Department of Veteran's Affairs (DVA) card holders

Department of Veteran's Affairs (DVA) card holders will be bulk billed.  

 

Government concession card holders

Please bring your current Government concession card with you to each appointment. Government concession card holders will be bulk billed or charged a reduced fee at the discretion of your doctor. Saturday appointments will not be bulk billed.
 

International Students

If you are an international student, please bring your valid Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Worldcare member card and photo ID to your appointment. A gap of $20 is payable for your consultation. Children covered by OSHC Worldcare do not pay a gap. Bedford Medical Clinic does not issue accounts, nor accepts gap-only payments, unless you have an OSHC Worldcare card.

 

International Travellers and Workers

If you are an international traveller or on a working visa you are required to pay the full consultation fee on the day of your consult.

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