FEES

 

ENROLLED (FUNDED COMMUNITY CARD No CSC
Under 14 yrs    FREE FREE
14-17 yrs  $13.00 $49.00
18-24 yrs    $19.50 $55.00
25-64 yrs  $19.50 $59.00
65+ yrs      $19.50 $55.00

Please note that it can take up to 5 weeks for your funding to become available from Ministry Of Health. The first consultation will be charged at the un-enrolled price if the funding has not been made available by Ministry of Health. Subsequent consultations will be at the funded price.

Maternity Care - Free until 13 weeks
Childhood Scheduled Immunisations - Free
Hearing Screening - Free for all adults
The above fees are for a standard 15minute consultation. Extra fees apply for referral letters, extended consultations, dressings, nursing time and material used.
A standard consultation does not include medicals of any kind, well child checks, travel consultations, multiple medical problems or minor surgery.

$10 surcharge applies to Saturday appointments for clients over 6 years of age and $20 for enrolled CSC holders.
It can take several months, from the enrolment date, for Ministry of Health funding to be available.

ACC
Under 14 yrs   FREE
14-18yrs yrs   $47.00
>18yrs $49.00

ENROLLED (without Ministry funding) /CASUAL PATIENT FEES FOR THOSE ELIGIBLE TO NZ HEALTHCARE FUNDING
  With Community Service Card Without Community Service Card
Under 6 yrs   $35.00 $35.00
6-17 yrs $54.00 $54.00
18-64 yrs $70.00 $85.00
65+ yrs $70.00 $85.00

Please note that it can take up to 5 weeks for your funding to become available from Ministry Of Health. The first consultation will be charged at the enrolled price if the funding has not been made available by Ministry of Health. Subsequent consultations will be at the funded price.

Maternity Care - Free
Childhood Scheduled Vaccines - Free
Hearing Screening - Free for all adults

The above fees are for a standard 15minute consultation. Extra fees apply for referral letters, extended consultations, dressings, nursing time and material used. 
A standard consultation does not include well child checks, travel consultations, multiple medical problems or minor surgery.

A $10 surcharge applies to Saturday appointments for clients over 6 years of age and $20 for enrolled CSC holders.

Eligibility for NZ Healthcare Funding can be reviewed through the Ministry of Health website (www.health.govt.nz)

FEES FOR PATIENTS NOT ENTITLED TO NZ HEALTHCARE FUNDING
$85 for all age groups.
$10 surcharge applies to Saturday appointments.
ADDITIONAL FEES are charged for paper work completed outside of the consultation and other services such as unfunded vaccinations, ECG’s, repeat prescriptions. Billing to a 3rd party, such as insurance companies, may incur a $2-$5 processing fee.
Please contact reception for details. 
MISSED APPOINTMENTS may be charged a full fee and a $25.00 fee if cancelled less than 2 hours before the appointment.


PAYMENT POLICY
Payment is requested at the time of consultation.
We accept cash, EFTPOS or cheques .
The receptionist can process Southern Cross Easyclaim for you. This new facility means we will bill directly to Southern Cross and you will not need to claim a refund.
Internet banking can be made to ASB 12-3025-0380971-00
Please include your full name and/or invoice number.
If your account remains unpaid within 7 days of the service being provided a $7 account fee will be added.

REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS
Please be aware repeat prescriptions can take up to 48hrs to be ready. If you are needing a prescription urgently please phone the practice and inform the receptionist or nurse. An extra fee may apply.