The Ballarat Surgicentre has contracts with most major Health Funds.
Patients that have a current Health Fund membership may or may not be fully covered for the hospital admission. The out of pocket costs for a hospital admission is dependent upon the level of health insurance cover an individual holds.
Our dedicated team at Ballarat Surgicentre will complete eligibility checks with your health fund and advise you of your excess, co- payment or any out of pocket expenses prior to your day hospital visit.
If your health fund is not contracted by Ballarat Surgicentre or if you do not have private health insurance then an out of pocket expense will be incurred and you will be notified prior to your visit.
All hospital related out of pocket expenses are to be paid to the Ballarat Surgicentre on the day of hospital admission prior to the procedure.