HICAPS and Payment Options
For our patients convenience we provide HICAPS on the spot claiming facilities.
This mean that we are in most circumstances able to claim from your private health fund at the time of treatment leaving only the gap payment to be made by you. We do not accept American Express and kindly expect payment on the day of treatment via Eftpos,
Interest Free Payment Options
ME Dental Practice is committed to helping our community gain access to quality dentistry at an affordable price.
We are fortunate enough to be able to offer our patients the flexibility of interest free payment solutions with DentiCare. If you would like to know more please contact either of our practices and one of our knowledgeable front office coordinators will be able to discuss this opportunity further, as well as the terms and conditions as well as answer any questions you may have.
Children Dental Benefit Scheme
ME Dental Practice is happy to announce that our team of clinical professionals are accepting patients under the Children Dental Benefit Scheme with Medicare.
This program has been developed to help with financial support for basic dental services for children aged 2 – 17 years of age. Over 2 consecutive calendar years a capped benefit is available per child.
At our practice, you are able to use this benefit for some dental expenses. Please make the front office coordinator aware you are eligible for this scheme upon booking appointments. The Dentists within the practice are Non Bulk Billing meaning you need to go to Medicare to collect your rebate, our Therapists however are Bulk Billing this scheme and your claims can be sent off on the spot.
If you would like to find out if your child is eligible for the Children Dental Benefit Scheme you can call Medicare on 132 011.
Darling Downs Hospital and Health Vouchers
ME Dental Practice is accepting referrals from the Darling Downs Oral Health Clinic located at the base hospital.
Patients must make our front office coordinators aware they are a recipient of a voucher prior to booking.
HCF More for Teeth Program
We are pleased to be able to work alongside HCF to offer this program in our practice to help their members maintain good oral health.
HCF Members with Dental Extras may be entitled to get One or two fully covered check-ups per calendar year as well as a range of preventative and diagnostic services (depending on your level of cover and annual limits). Feel free to contact our practices or HCF for more.
CBHS Choice Network Provider
Our practice is proud to be associated with CBHS Choice Network.This allows members of CBHS to have a no out-of-pocket expense for selected preventative services, check-ups, and cleans (depending on your level of cover and annual limits). Feel free to contact our practices or CBHS for more information.
Senior's Card Discount
Our practice is happy to extend a 10% Discount on any out of pocket expense to patients who hold a valid senior card..
In order to receive this discount, you must supply our front office coordinators with your senior card details and show your card upon processing payment.
DVA Patients are welcome to attend our practices. Upon scheduling an appointment with one of our friendly front office coordinators please ensure you share that you hold a DVA Card.