Fees

Fees and Charges 

Health Care, Disability, and Pension Cardholders:
Your consultation will be bulk-billed on presentation of a current Concession AND Medicare card. This means there will no cost for your appointment.

For all  clients not on a concession card there is an out of pocket (gap) cost for your appointment. 

For clients over 25 years of age
Consultations Current fees Rebate Gap
Standard  $            57.60  $    37.60  $  20.00
Long  $            92.80  $    72.80  $  20.00
Prolonged  $          127.15  $  107.15  $  20.00
Pregnancy Test  $               8.65  $       8.65  $         –
Nurse Only Consult  $            20.00  $           –  $  20.00


Fees as from 1st July 2019

For clients over 25 years of age
Consultations  1st July 2019 Rebate Gap
Standard  $            77.60  $    37.60  $  40.00
Long  $          112.80  $    72.80  $  40.00
Prolonged  $          147.15  $  107.15  $  40.00
Pregnancy Test  $               8.65  $       8.65  $         –
Nurse Only Consult  $            30.00  $           –  $  30.00

 

For clients under 25 years of age
Consultations  1st July 2019 Rebate Gap
Standard  $             57.60  $    37.60  $       20.00
Long  $             92.80  $    72.80  $       20.00
Prolonged  $           127.15  $  107.15  $       20.00
Pregnancy Test  $               8.65  $      8.65  $              –
Nurse Only Consult  $             30.00  $           –  $       30.00


Annual Administration fee (once per year)
Current Fee             $35.00
1st July 2019           $15.00


Thank you
Family Planning recognises your financial contribution through the Annual Administration Fee

This fee enables access to Family Planning services for people in the community who most need our valued support

Our vision is that every Tasmanian has access to information, education and services to support their sexual and reproductive health. 

    Implanon Fees at Family Planning Tasmania (FPT)

    Implanon: Involves 3 appointments: Assessment, Insertion and Follow up

    Current fees for women over 25 years
    Over the 3 appointments you would expect to pay                      $ 182.80
    Medicare rebates over these 3 appointments                               $ 122.80


    Gap or out of Pocket expenses over these 3 appointments        $  60.00
    * This does not include the cost of the Implanon script
    **Costs are similar for Implanon removal and Implanon replacement


    From 1st July 2019 fees for women over 25 years
    Over the 3 appointments you would expect to pay                      $ 222.80
    Medicare rebates over these 3 appointments                               $ 122.80


    Gap or out of Pocket expenses over these 3 appointments        $ 100.00
    * This does not include the cost of the Implanon script
    **Costs are similar for Implanon removal and Implanon replacement


    From 1st July 2019 fees for women under 25 years
    Over the 3 appointments you would expect to pay                      $ 182.80
    Medicare rebates over these 3 appointments                               $ 122.80


    Gap or out of Pocket expenses over these 3 appointments        $ 60.00
    * This does not include the cost of the Implanon script
    **Costs are similar for Implanon removal and Implanon replacement

     

    IUD/Mirena Fees at Family Planning Tasmania (FPT)

    IUD/ Mirena: Involves 3 appointments: Assessment, Insertion and Followup

    Current fees for women over 25 years
    Over the 3 appointments you would expect to pay                      $ 413.10
    Medicare rebates over these 3 appointments                               $ 263.10


    Gap or out of Pocket expenses over these 3 appointments        $ 150.00
    * This does not include the cost of the Mirena script
    ** There is an additional cost for a Copper IUD @ $100


    From 1st July 2019 fees  for women over 25 years

    Over the 3 appointments you would expect to pay                      $ 503.10
    Medicare rebates over these 3 appointments                               $ 263.10


    Gap or out of Pocket expenses over these 3 appointments        $ 240.00
    * This does not include the cost of the Mirena script
    ** There is an additional cost for a Copper IUD @ $100


    From 1st July 2019 fees  for women under 25 years

    Over the 3 appointments you would expect to pay                      $ 383.10
    Medicare rebates over these 3 appointments                               $ 263.10


    Gap or out of Pocket expenses over these 3 appointments        $ 120.00
    * This does not include the cost of the Mirena script
    ** There is an additional cost for a Copper IUD @ $100

    MTOP Fees: Medication Termination of Pregnancy at Family Planning Tasmania (FPT)

    MTOP: Medication Termination of Pregnancy: Involves 3 appointments: Assessment, Insertion and Follow up

    Costs for MTOP for women of all ages
    Over the 3 appointments you would expect to pay                      $ 394.30
    Medication                                                                                         $ 115.00
    Medicare rebates over these 3 appointments                              $  214.30


    Gap or out of Pocket expenses over these 3 appointments        $  295.00

    * The doctor will talk to you about ongoing contraception options post MTOP and usual Family Planning Tasmania fees will be applicable for these consultations.
    ** All fees are payable on the day of consultation and no accounts are issued.

    Financial support may be available for those:
    · under 25 years of age through the Youth Health Fund (YHF)
    · over 25 years of age and on a Centrelink concession card, through Women’s Health Tasmania Fund (WHF)

    If you are eligible for this financial support, Family Planning Tasmania Nurses will assist you to complete the application forms.
    There may be a small contribution required, or no out of pocket expense to you for this procedure.

     

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