All patients will be advised of their Hospital financial liability prior to the day of surgery. Payments can be made on the day of surgery by credit card, EFTPOS or cash.
If you are insured your bill will go directly to your health fund, however a gap fee may apply.
Your Surgeon and Anaesthetist will bill you separately.
Patients with Private Insurance
Your Southbank Day Surgery account will be forwarded directly to your Private Health Fund. A gap fee or excess may be payable on admission dependent on your insurance product.
You can communicate directly with your Health Insurance provider to assess your eligibility and any financial liability.
If your Private Health Fund rejects your claim Southbank Day Surgery will seek payment in full from you.
Patients without Private Insurance
Patients without any Private Health Insurance will be asked to pay their account at the time of admission. EFTPOS, Mastercard, Visa, American Express or cash are acceptable.