fees

 

Charges

ChestCare is not a bulk-billing practice and payment in full is required on the day of a patient consultation.
Procedures may attract additional out-of-pocket expenses and a quote detailing these costs will be provided.
The fee schedule below is current as of November 2018 but ChestCare reserves the right to amend the fee schedule at its discretion.

Item Number Description Fee Medicare Rebate GAP Pensioner Discount Pensioner Gap
110 Inital $282.30 $132.30 $150.00 $50.00 $100.00
116 Review $151.25 $66.25 $85.00 $30.00 $55.00
132 Management Plan $391.25 $231.25 $160.00 $50.00 $110.00
133 Review - Management Plan $200.85 $115.85 $85.00 $20.00 $65.00
11503 Full Lung Function $214.75 $119.75 $95.00 $30.00 $65.00
11506 Spirometry $47.80 $17.80 $30.00 $10.00 $20.00
11512 Flow/Volume Loop $118.35 $53.35 $65.00 $20.00 $45.00
13839 Blood Gas Test $49.90 $19.90 $30.00 $10.00 $20.00
73802 Haemoglobin $8.90 $3.90 $5.00 $0.00 $5.00

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A typical first visit with item numbers 132, 11503 and 73802 would result in an out-of-pocket expense i.e. gap of $260.00 ($220 for pensioners)
The full amount to be paid on the day $614.90 ($534.90 for pensioners)

When the full amount is paid the reception staff will assist you with claiming the Medicare Rebate which is usually paid into your bank account within a day or two