Health Funds, Accounts and Fees
MDPC will make every attempt to notify you if there are going to be any out of pocket expenses associated with your stay with us prior to your admission date. Please read on for further details that will relate to your particular circumstance.
Please note that costs associated with Pharmacy, Pathology, Imaging, X-ray and Ambulance Transport may not be covered by your health fund.
MDPC will run an eligibility check with your health insurance on your behalf prior to your admission with us. Any excess payable under your health insurance policy is to be paid on admission. Any additional costs incurred during your stay, such as discharge pharmacy costs and some investigations will need to be paid prior to discharge also.
Repatriation (DVA) Patients:
MDPC will lodge a claim with the Department of Veterans Affairs on your behalf. Any additional costs incurred during your stay are payable on discharge.
WorkCover and Third Party (TAC) Patients:
The total payment (aside from ancillary charges) must be made on admission, unless approval for admission has been confirmed in writing by WorkCover.
Self Insured/ Uninsured Patients
You will be provided with an estimate of the cost of your procedure prior to admission. Full payment (including ancillary charges) will be required on day of admission.
Payment may be made by cash, bank cheque, credit card (Visa, Mastercard) or EFTPOS.
*Please note – We regret that personal and business cheques are not accepted, nor are Amex (American Express) or Diners cards.