The government is extending Medicare Better Access Funding to include online psychology sessions for Rural and Remote Australians, this change is occurring in November 2017. This funding will be availabe to residents in zones 4-7 of the Modified Monash Model regions. This area covers smaller country towns and remote and very remote locations.
At this time Medicare funding is not currently available for clients of PMW however we anticipate that we will be in a position to offer this from November 17 onwards.
For further information about Medicare Funding as it stands now please see this fact sheet psychology.org.au/medicare/fact_sheet/
For further information about Medicare Funding for Telehealth please watch this space, like our facebook page or send us an email and we will let you know more information as it becomes available.