The Hub Clinic offers Medicare consultations with a referral from your doctor. This is available to clients who have one of the following Chronic Disease Management reports provided by their GP:

  • A GP Management Plan (GPMP) – item 721
  • Team Care Arrangement (TCA) – item 723

Medicare Item Numbers:

10954: Dietetic Consultation.

Under this medicare number Clients can receive up to 5 rebates of $53.80 within a 12 month period for consultations with eligible allied health practitioners. If you would like to claim for dietetic consultations through Medicare please speak to your GP.

82350 & 82351: Dietetic Consultation for Eating Disorders

Under this medicare number Clients can receive up to 20 rebates of $53.80 within a 12 month period for consultations with eligible allied health practitioners. If you would like to claim for dietetic consultations through Medicare please speak to your GP.

First & Second Consultations – 1 hour

Cost: $150 for an individual

Support Consultations – 30 minutes

Cost: $80 for an individual

Clients who receive a Medicare referral and GP Management Plan from their doctor CAN NOT bulk bill consultations. Clients can pay the fee in full at the time of their consultation and Medicare will rebate $53.80 directly back to the client. This occurs on the spot through our HICAPS machine.

Please note: Claims for private health insurance and Medicare cannot be made for the same consultation. Medicare claims cannot be made for phone or online consultations (Zoom, Skype, etc.)