Fees are payable on the day of service. Cancellation fees may apply if notice is not given by 5pm the day before your appointment.
Private Health Fund Rebates: Please speak to your private health fund to determine whether you are eligible for speech pathology and/or lactation consultant rebates.
Medicare Rebates: Sound Beginnings Speech and Lactation is a registered provider with Medicare.
Chronic Disease Management Care Plan (formerly Enhanced Primary Care Plan): The Chronic Disease Management Care Plan (CDM) program provides Medicare rebates for allied health services, for children who have chronic medical conditions. A chronic medical condition is one that has been or will be present for at least 6 months. You can access a maximum of 5 rebates per calendar year. The current Medicare rebate is $55.10 per appointment. You cannot claim with Medicare and your private health for the same appointment.
NDIS: The NDIS is now available in Brisbane. Sound Beginnings Speech and Lactation can see NDIS clients who have self-managed funds or agency managed funds.