Southern Cross Healthcare & nib Clients:
We are an affiliated Southern Cross Healthcare provider and nib First Choice provider. If you meet the criteria for contracted procedures, we will organise approval and claim on your behalf.
OUTSTANDING ACCOUNTS & Interest and debt recovery costs:
Fendalton Eye Clinic Ltd reserve the right to charge interest on overdue amounts at 2% per month plus any debt recovery costs incurred.
Consent to collect information:
This medical practice collects information from you for the primary purpose of providing quality healthcare. We require you to provide us with your personal details and medical history so that we may properly assess, diagnose, treat and be proactive in your healthcare needs. We will use the information you provide in the following ways:
- Administrative purposes in running our medical practice.
- Billing purposes, including compliance with Health Insurance Company requirements.
- Disclosure to others involved in your healthcare, including treating doctors and specialists outside this medical practice.
I understand the reasons why my information must be collected.I understand that I am not obliged to provide any information requested of me, but that my failure to do so might compromise the quality of healthcare and treatment given to me.I am aware of my right to access the information collected about me, except in some circumstances where access might legitimately be withheld.
I understand I will be given an explanation in these circumstances.
I understand that if my information is to be used for any purpose other than the above my consent will be sought.I consent to the handling of my information by this practice for the purposes set out above subject to any limitations on access or disclosure of which I may notify this practice.