Fees and Charges

Fees and charges vary depending on whether you are a privately insured patient, a Department of Veterans Affairs patient, a Workers Compensation / Third Party patient or a self-funded patient. Please select the appropriate tab below for further information relating to fees and charges.

Privately Insured Patients

Before you are admitted we will notify you of any costs associated with your health fund such as co-payments or excess. Any co-payments or excesses need to be paid on admission to MetroRehab.

Following discharge you may receive a bill for pharmacy items, blood tests or X-rays should you require these while you are at MetroRehab.

Other costs that you may incur during your stay include laundry, telephone and newspaper delivery. The administration staff will inform you of these costs the night before you are discharged, as you will need to pay this bill before you leave. Payment can be made by cash, credit card (Visa or Mastercard), EFTPOS or cheque.

Department of Veterans Affairs Patients

MetroRehab has a Tier 1 Hospital Services Agreement with the Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA).

All gold-card holders are covered for a shared room. Single rooms may be available at an additional cost. If you are interested in a single room please ask our Rehabilitation Coordinator or nursing staff and they will give you further information.

Out of pocket costs that you may incur during your stay include laundry, telephone and newspaper delivery. The administration staff will inform you of these costs the night before you are discharged, as you will need to pay this bill prior to your discharge. Payment can be made by cash, credit card (Visa or Mastercard), EFTPOS or cheque.

Workers Compensation and Third Party Patients

Before you are admitted we will obtain approval from your insurer for you to be admitted for a specified period of time.

Out of pocket charges that you may incur during your stay might include laundry, telephone and newspaper delivery. The administration team will inform you of these charges the night before you are discharged, as you will need to pay this bill prior to your discharge. Payment can be made by cash, credit card (VISA or Mastercard), EFTPOS or cheque.

Self-Funded Patients

Self-funded patients are required to pay two weeks in advance during their stay, with the first payment made prior to admission. Payment can be made by cash, credit card (Visa or Mastercard), EFTPOS or cheque.

Self-funded patients may also incur other expenses including high cost medications and radiological investigations. Other costs may also include laundry, telephone and newspaper delivery. The administration staff will inform you of these costs the night before you are discharged, as you will need to pay this bill before you leave. Payment can be made by cash, credit card (Visa or Mastercard), EFTPOS or cheque.