Q. Do I need a referral to Nurture?
A. No you do not need a referral to see any of our team at Nurture Family Health Centre. If you do have a referral however, be sure to bring it along with you and any other medical records which you feel are relevant.
Q. Are private health rebates available?
A. Yes, Nurture offers on-the-spot private health rebates for most of our allied health services and classes. Be sure to check with your health insurer if you are covered for the service you are receiving or ask our Nurture reception for more help.
Q. Are Medicare rebates available?
Rebates from Medicare may be available if your GP approves you for the Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) Program. Patients are entitled to 5 Allied Health consultations per year, as allocated by the referring GP. We are not a bulk billing service.
Q. Is there parking available off the main road?
A. Yes! Nurture has a large car park at the rear of the building. Access to the car park is via oxford street (opposite the Mater Women's & Children's Parking). Please only go through our rear of the building if you require disabled access, otherwise all other patients are asked to walk around to the front entrance on Charters Towers Rd.