Welcome to Southern River Medical Centre

Opening Hours : Mon to Fri - 8am to 6pm, Sat 8am - 12pm
  Contact : (08) 9490 2900

Practice Policies

Fees

Some of our  practice  doctors  will  Bulk Bill eligible Australian medicare card holders , pensioners and health care card holders from 8am-5pm on week days.

After-hours and Saturday Clinics are private billed.

There are out- of- pocket fees for most surgical procedures.

Travel vaccines are not covered by Medicare Australia.

Please obtain a a competitive quote from our friendly reception staff before booking your appointment.

Workers compensation visits are billed at Work Cover WA rates.

Motor vehicle insurance visits are billed at AMA rates.

 

 

 

 

Patient records

All patient information and medical records are strictly confidential and are only available to authorised members of staff.

 

Test result

Please book an appointment for your test results. Test results cannot be given over the telephone. Test results will only be given to the patient and not to other family members.

Repeat prescriptions

There is a $10 fee for repeat scripts provided outside a consultation and $12 for mailed scripts. In most cases a repeat script will not be given unless you have visited the practice in the last 3 months. An appointment is always required for Authority Scripts.

Medical certificates

Medical certificates are legal documents which cannot be issued retrospectively or without seeing the doctor. Please book an appointment to obtain your medical certificate.

Telephone Advice

A doctor is available during clinic hours for emergency advice. Our staff will assist you with your enquiries.

Referrals

Please book for your referal letters prior to visiting the specialist. Referral letters cannot be back-dated or issued over the telephone.

 

Reminder system

We have a reminder system and we do send patients reminders regarding vital health services. If you wish to opt out of this system, please notify reception.

Smoking

Our practice is a non smoking facility

Complaints or Suggestions

Please feel free to talk to your Doctor or the Practice Manager if you have any complaints or suggestions.

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