FAQ

Does your service have out of pocket costs?

We are a mixed billing family practice. Our aim is to provide a high quality service with longer consult times and best practice care.

 

Our Approximate Fees for GP consults: 

1) Standard consults (less than 20mins) - $80 (rebate $39.10)

2) Long consults (more than 20mins) - $135  (rebate $75.75)

Longer or more complex items may have additional costs*

These fees represent the cost before the government rebate is applied for the patient.

Telehealth will be the same out of pocket costs. 

The rebate on the consult changes over time and is governed by the department of healths medicare program.

There will be no gap fee for the following patients 

- Children under 16 years

- Pensioners over the age of 65

- All DVA Card holders

- All aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Patients 

                 
                                      Yorkeys Medical supports the
               James Cook Universities Medical Student Program.
      We often will have medical students join us during their general                                                    practice rotations.

Your permission will be sought before any appointment involving a medical student.

                                     
Yorkeys Medical supports the            
                James Cook Universities/AGPT Registrar Program


We are very excited that in 2022 Yorkeys Medical will be a GP training practice for local doctors training (registrars) to become fully qualified Specialist General Practitioners.


 

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