Shop 1, 41-43 Knox Street, Belmore 2192.   Phone: 02 8065 1197.  Email: info@speechinfocus.com.au

Funding

Medicare rebates

Ask your GP if your child qualifies for up to 5 sessions per calendar year. As of 1st of July 2019, the rebates for CDM (EPC) will be $53.80 per session. Please click here for more information.

Helping Children with Autism Medicare rebates – ask your paediatrician if your child qualifies for a Medicare rebate for up to 20 sessions. Medicare will rebate $75.95 per session.  Please click here for more information.

NDIS

Speech in Focus, Speech Pathology Services is a NDIS provider.  The National Disability Insurance Agency sets the fees for therapeutic supports.  The hourly rate for speech pathology is $193.99 per hour as of the 1st July 2019.  The Speech in Focus, Speech Pathology Services team welcomes you to contact us about our service. Please click here for more information.

Referrals

You can refer yourself or your child. However, a doctor's referral is required for Chronic Disease Management Medicare rebates and a paediatrician's referral is required for Helping Children with Autism Medicare rebates.  Please contact us for more information on 02 8065 1197.

Private Health Insurance

We can process your Private Health Insurance claims with HICAPS for your convenience. EFTPOS is available for paying out of pocket expenses.

Medicare Easyclaim

Medicare Easyclaim is now available at Speech in Focus, Speech Pathology Services!

What is Medicare Easyclaim?
Medicare Easyclaim is a Medicare Australia initiative that allows you to lodge your claims and receive your rebates through the HICAPS terminal at our practice.

What type of Medicare claim can I make?
Medicare Easyclaim is used for claiming Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) services.

How does it work?
You will need to bring your Medicare Card and EFTPOS card. You pay your account using cash, EFTPOS, or credit card. Next, we process your claim to Medicare.  Once approved, we use your EFTPOS card to receive your refund into your nominated bank account. 

Do I pay for the Medicare Easyclaim service?
It is part of our service to you, so it costs nothing for you to process your Medicare claim with us.

Call us on 8065 1197 for more information or email us on info@speechinfocus.com.au.

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Payment

We respectfully ask that payment for services are made on the day of the appointment.  We accept EFTPOS, credit cards, cash and bank transfer.