You may claim the benefits with Medicare in one of the following ways:
At your local Medicare Office – use the Medicare locater to find your nearest office:
By mail – send in a completed Medicare claim form and the original account and receipt to Medicare Australia, GPO Box 9822, Sydney NSW 2001
This will be paid to you by either electronic funds transfer or cheque. You can download a Medicare claim form from the Medicare Australia website:
By telephone – 1300 360 460
24 hours, seven days a week. The Medicare operator takes your claim details and you send in the original account and receipt. No claim form is needed.
We provide a discount rate to Concession Card holders. The discount rate is approximately 75% of our normal fees. You will need to bring your pensioner concession card to your initial consultation. This discount does not apply to Health Care Cards or Commonwealth Seniors Health Cards.
Veterans and their widows or dependants who hold a DVA Gold Card will have their account sent directly to DVA and will not incur any additional charges.