Services to Medicare ineligible clients
Health services are required to set fees for clients not covered by Medicare, including overseas clients. Some overseas clients are entitled to financial assistance because of Reciprocal Health Care Agreements (evidence of which will be required).
The following table provides a guide to average costs per day/per encounter for services provided to Medicare ineligible clients. Please note that this is a guideline only and that fees charged to Medicare ineligible clients will be determined at the time of treatment.
Same day – single room – $406 per day
Same day – shared ward – $422 per day
Overnight (multi-day) – single room – $828 per day
Overnight (multi-day) – shared ward – $741 per day
Urgent Care Centre – $573 per day
Hospital in the Home – $341 per day
Medical – $331 per encounter
Allied Health – $172 per encounter
Postnatal care – $97 per hour