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Does Medicare cover the Chiropractor?
See if you are eligible below
About Bulk Billed Visits
Through a referral from your GP – You may be eligible to receive up to 5 Visits at the Bulk Bill Chiropractor Fremantle.
It is currently known as CDM or Chronic Disease Management (Formerly EPC). This is a system run by Medicare where a range of Chronic conditions can be managed by a team of allied practitioners, instructed by your GP.
It allows you to manage your Chronic condition, thus aiding improvement & targeting all areas of the condition.
am I eligible?
Medicare Plans that give Bulk billed visits are available to patients that have a Chronic condition.
They define Chronic conditions as: something that has been present for 6 or more months, or if you have a complex health situation (E.g. Lower back pain & Diabetes Type 2).
How Many Visits to the Bulk Billed CHIROPRACTOR Fremantle Do I Get?
You may receive up to 5 Bulk Billed visits per Calendar Year (1-5 Visits is up to the discretion of the GP).
There are no further visits given in a calendar year.
If those visits are not used in that calendar year, then the remainder are forfeited and you will have to get a new referral letter for the new calendar year.
If you need further information, Fact Sheet on CDM Plans here.
How do I get
Bulk Billed Visits?
follow these 4 steps:
- Consult with Your GP
- See if you are eligible for a CDM Plan with Bulk Billed Visits
- Once Approved for visits: Book an Appointment with us
- Bring your Referral Form to your appointment, as well as your Medicare card.
Usually your GP will also fax the referral & health history through, but please bring a hard copy just in case.
We are proud to say that we are 100% Bulk Billed for eligible CDM patients.
Some clinics may charge a Gap for their services. However, we do not charge a Gap on eligible Bulk Billed appointments through Medicare.
What if I can’t get the
CDM Plan for the Bulk Billed
Occasionally, we can write a letter after an Initial Health History & Examination explaining your case & exam findings to the GP which may help you receive a plan for Bulk Billed visits.
If you do not have a CDM Plan through Medicare, standard fees apply & are due at the time of consultation.
Thank you for your understanding.
Wondering if you are eligible?
Call us on 0435 500 733
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