Morningside Family Medical Centre is both a bulk billing and private billing practice.
We bulk bill all patients (new and existing) as long as you have a current medicare card, the visit is a Medicare related standard consultation and you ask for a bulk billing doctor between the hours of 8.30am to 4.45pm Monday to Friday and Saturdays from 8.30am – 12.30pm (EXCEPTIONS APPLY DURING CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD). Ensure you bring this card to your appointment as without a Medicare card we may not be able to bulk bill you.
If the consultation is for a longer appointment, the completion of paperwork, pap smears, Implanon® removal and/or insertion, mental health care plans, Insurance medicals, private fund medicals, surgical procedures, treatment room procedures etc. THESE WILL NOT BE BULK BILLED AND WILL INCUR A FEE. If unsure please contact our friendly team on 3395 8577 to discuss the matter further so that we may offer you the best appointment for you and discuss any associated fees if applicable.
Dr Shaw, Dr Suri and Dr Kyaw are our bulk billing doctors and will bulk bill standard consultations.
Dr Nemetallah privately bills only.
Bulk billing hours for standard consultations are only from 8am to 4.45pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 12.30pm Saturdays. Any appointments out of these hours will incur a fee which if rebateable from Medicare if you hold a current Medicare Card.
If at all uncertain of the type of appointment your require please contact our reception team for advice.