Do I require a referral?
You do NOT need a referral to see our physiotherapist or exercise physiotherapists.
However you do need a referral when you are a DVA (Department of Veterans’ Affairs), a Work Cover, Third party, MCRS or CDM (also known as EPC) patient.
If you are unsure if you require a referral please ring our friendly receptionists on 07 33541300.
Can I claim through my healthfund?
We offer HICAPS to claim immediately with your health fund. The gap can be paid by either EFTPOS or cash.
As there are many health funds and many different levels of cover we recommend you check with your health fund what you are covered for and the rebate you expect to receive.
Are Medicare rebates available?
Medicare rebate are only available for people referred under the CDM (Chronic Disease Management ) plan, also known as the an EPC referral (Enhanced Primary Care) by their GP.
All physiotherapists and exercise physiologists at Mitchelton physiotherapy are registered with Medicare.
Are physiotherapist able to refer for Medical imaging?
If a condition requires further investigation our physiotherapists are able to refer for X-rays, Ultrasounds and CT scans.