Dermatologists may provide a fee reduction, if a patient holds a current Pensioner Concession Card that was issued by the Department of Human Services.


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Fee concessions are available, at the discretion of the dermatologist, for any patients who hold a current Pensioner Concession Card, issued by Services Australia on behalf of the Department of Social Services.

Patients must present a concession card in their name, prior to their consultation, to receive a fee concession. Concession card information, including expiry date, will be recorded against the patient record to automatically apply fee concessions in future appointments.

Partners and dependents.

Any person listed as a partner or dependent on a current concession card may also be eligible for a fee concession. 

Expired cards.   

Patients with an expired concession card will not be eligible for a fee concession. When notified by reception staff of an expired card, patients should present their current concession card to continue to be eligible for a fee concession.

Centrelink.

Centrelink may automatically issue a concession card to patients if they are eligible for any of the following payments:

For more information on Pensioner Concession Cards, visit Service Australia page:

https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/pensioner-concession-card