Phone: 02 6555 0444

Macintosh Medical: 02 5520 2020

Pacific Palms: 02 6554 0634

Appointments & Fees

Appointments

Our consultation times are 15 minutes. Longer consultation times are available for complex health problems or counselling for emotional difficulties. Please inform the receptionist if you require extra time. Every effort will be made to accommodate your preferred time and doctor.

Emergencies will always be given priority and our reception staff will inform you if there is an extended delay.

Please notify us in advance if you are unable to attend your appointment.

Payment

Fees are payable at the time of consultation by cash, cheque, credit card or EFTPOS. Fees and charges remain variable for each patient depending on individual circumstances. In some circumstances e.g. Financial hardship the practice will bulk bill, please speak to your Doctor. Below are the standard consultation fees.

Consultation Fees

Standard Fees

Service DescriptionFeeDiscountMedicare RebateOut of PocketDiscount
Standard Consultation$80.00$70.00$38.75$41.25$31.25
Long Consultation$120.00$110.00$75.05$44.95$34.95
Extended Consultation$155.00$145.00$110.50$44.50$34.50

Weekend / Public Holiday Fees

Service DescriptionFeeDiscountMedicare RebateOut of PocketDiscount
Standard Consultation$100.00$90.00$50.55$49.45$39.45
Long Consultation$130.00$120.00$86.60$43.40$33.40

Vaccination Costs

VaccineFee
VavaximHep A & Typhoid$150
BoostrixDiptheria, Tetanus and Whooping cough$47
HEP A$36
Typhim VTyphoid$56
TwinrixHep A & Hep B$75
Yellow Fever$100
ADTTetanus and DiphtheriaFree

Prescription & Referral Requests

Our new HotDocs Online Booking System will allow you to request and pay for your scripts and referrals online. We ask you to allow AT LEAST 48 HOURS for requests.

If you have not seen a doctor within six months you will need to book an appointment.

Bulk Billing

FTMC usually Bulk Bills the following medical services:

  • Immunisations
  • Wound Clinic
  • Diabetes Care Plans
  • INR Testing
  • Mental Health Care Plans
  • Youth Drop In Service
  • Home Care Assessments
  • Hearing Tests
  • 45-49 Year Old Health Check
  • Venesection
  • Healthy Kids Check
  • Mobile Flu Clinics

Forster Tuncurry Medical Centre

For urgent medical attention please call 000
Quality Services

FTMC is a 5th Edition GPA Certified Practice.

Wheelchair Friendly

FTMC is wheelchair friendly. We have disabled parking available and access at the rear of the building.

Confidentiality

The AMA code of ethics is upheld by this practice. We strive to maintain the highest level of confidentiality regarding patient information. All medical consultations and medical records are kept strictly confidential.