Familywise Medical Practice Fees & Payments

Fees

Familywise Medical Practice is a bulk billing practice. Overseas/Non medicare card holders will incur private fees. Any new patients booked in with Dr Julie will incurr private fees. Please ring to enquire about Dr Julie’s fees.


Making Payments

Payment is required on the day of the consultation and can be made by cash, EFTPOS or Credit Card (excluding Diners). All workers compensation and motor vehicle accident patients are required to pay their accounts at the time of consultation until a letter of liability is produced from their insurance company.


Appointment Types

Level Type Examples
Standard Consultation 1 to 15 mins 1 or 2 simple issues or a quick procedure such as a throat swab
Long Consultation 16 to 30 mins 2 – 3 Simple issues or one complex or procedure or full check-up
Extended Consultation31 to 40 mins2 – 3 Complex issues or a complex procedure

We request that you limit each consultation to one health issue and if you feel that you need more than 15 minutes with your doctor, please request a longer consultation for complex or multiple medical issues, comprehensive annual check-ups and GP management or mental health care plans. If you are unsure whether a long appointment is required, please ask one of our friendly receptionists.


Home Visits

Home visits are available on request for existing patients of the practice with prior arrangement to local area only. These visits will be privately billed.
Please call the surgery early in the morning to discuss.


Waiting Times

Sometimes GPs can be delayed due to urgent or complex issues with patients. We apologies if you are asked to wait and thank you for your patience.


Cancellations

If you are unable to attend an appointment, please contact us to cancel or change your time as a fee may be charged for failure to attend with less than 4 hours notice (not claimable through Medicare).


After Hours

For appointments out of hours, call National Home Doctors 13 74 25


Emergencies

Please call Triple Zero (000) or go to your nearest hospital.
The closest hospital to the centre is:
Westmead Hospital
Cnr Hawkesbury Road and Darcy Road
Westmead NSW 2145
(02) 8890 5555


Translator Services

Telephone translation 131 450
Auslan interpreter 1300 287 526


Book a visit with your doctor now


AFTER HOURS SERVICE

National Home Doctors
13 74 25


PHONE CONTACT

Within opening hours
(02) 8604 2338

Contact us


Call us

(02) 8604 2338


Address

293 Old Northern Road, Castle Hill NSW 2154


Facebook

facebook.com/familywisemedicalpractice


Outside practice hours


Please contact National Home Doctors
13 74 25

Opening hours


Monday:         09:00 AM – 06:30 PM
Tuesday:        09:00 AM – 06:30 PM
Wednesday:   09:00 AM – 06:30 PM
Thursday:       09:00 AM – 06:30 PM
Friday:            09:00 AM – 06:30 PM
Saturday:        09:00 AM – 02:30 PM
Sunday:          09:00 AM – 02:30 PM
Public Holidays:  CLOSED

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Please call National Home Doctors 13 74 25 for after hours service.We're open again on Friday (10/07/2020) from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm