Select from the following services
Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Occupational Therapy, Dietetics, Diabetes Education, Speech Therapy, Psychology.
Fees may be reduced for those experiencing financial difficulty - upon completion of a Review Of Fees Application Form and pending approval by the General Manager.
Youth Counselling, API Counselling and Community Health Nursing are free of charge.
Groups have variable fees. Some groups may have scaled fees dependent upon income, while others have a flat fee for all participants.
We are pleased to offer a range of allied health services which are subsidised by Medicare when you are referred by your GP:
Mental Health Plan $136.50 (claimable against Medicare)
Chronic Disease Management Plan (formerly Enhanced Care Plans) $63.80 (claimable against Medicare)
Free of charge.
Children under 18 years with a concession card or Medicare funding: Free of charge.
Emergency Care: Flat fee of $30.50 per course of care.
General Care: Fee of $30.50 per visit per course of care, to a maximum fee of $122.00 per course of care.
Denture Care: $73.00 per denture, capped at $146.00 for a full upper and lower denture.
Children 0 - 12 years (not dependants or holders of concession cards): Flat fee of $36 per child for a deneral course of care. Fees per family will not exceed $144.00.
Adults must be holders of Health Care Cards, Pension Cards.
Connect Health & Community now offers a full fee for service model of Paediatric Speech Pathology for children up to the end of grade 1.
Assessment Report $120
Consultations (approximately 45 mins) $120
Review Assessment (60 mins) $180
Educational Setting Visits (60 mins) $180
Private Health Rebate now available.
Cancellation fees apply to this service.
For further information please ask our friendly staff or request our detailed fee brochure.
While the pandemic impacted our ability to provide a full Community Transport service in 2020, Community Transport fees were waived. However, we are optimistic that 2021 will enable us to deliver full Community Transport services, and therefore Community Transport fees will be reinstated from 1 February, 2021.
Connect Health & Community has a proud history of innovation and commitment to support the people of the southern Melbourne bayside area.Read More
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Speech pathologists provide assessment and management of communication, swallowing and feeding difficulties.
We have been offering safe and quality door-to-door transport options to our community since 1975.
We provide Occupational Therapy to help children, adults and those experiencing mental health issues, to achieve their full potential.