Mentone General Practice

Mentone General Practice

Mentone General Practice is located in Mentone, Victoria. Mentone is a part of a Bayside area of Melbourne.

Mentone General Practice is a privately billing clinic. However, the practice bulk bills to Medicare certain categories of patients. Bulk billing to Medicare means no out-of-pocket fees to pay for general medical services.

The safety net Medicare bulk billing arrangement:

  • We will bulk bill all people 75 years old and older.
  • We will bulk bill persons 18 years old and younger. We recognise that most of the young people of that age are still dependent on their families.
  • We will bulk bill all services for chronic disease management: GP Management Plan (item 721), Team Care Arrangement – access to physio, podiatrist, dietitian under Medicare (item 723), Review of the Plan (item 732), Mental Health Plan (items 2715/2717), Review of Mental Health Plan (item 2712), all Health Assessment billed under items 703,705,707, Pregnancy Counselling (item 4001), Nurse follow up (item 10997).
  • Healthcare card holders will pay a reduced $20 gap regardless of the type of consultation..
  • We will bulk bill for All quick results notifications.
  • Veteran Affairs card holders.
  • Appointments dedicated solely to seasonal flu or COVID-19 vaccination are bulk billed.

This clinic provides the following medical services:

  • General Medical Services
  • Care Plans for Chronic conditions
  • GP Mental health plans
  • Health Assessments
  • Vaccinations
  • Wound management

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