75+ Health Assessment
Did you know that people aged 75 years+ are eligible for an annual Medicare funded Health Assessment?
What are some of the benefits of a 75+ Health Assessment?
- Provides an opportunity to assess your general health requirements to assist you in maintaining your health and independence in your own home;
- A comprehensive screening assessment conducted by our highly skilled nurses will ensure that your health is optimised;
- A health assessment will assist you to access subsidised services that will aid you to maintain your independence in your home (e.g. cleaning services).
How often can I have a Health Assessment?
A 75+ Health Assessment can be conducted every 12 months.
How much will a Health Assessment cost me?
A 75+ Health Assessment is fully funded by Medicare – meaning no out of pocket expense to you!
Where does the assessment take place?
Although it is preferable that our practice nurse comes to your home, it is also possible to conduct the assessment at the surgery if you would rather (please advise reception staff or practice nurse at the time of booking).
How to organise:
Please contact reception on 07 3279 0444 to request a 75+ Health Assessment.
Who can I speak to if I have any questions?
Please contact reception and ask to speak to one of our practice nurses; alternatively,