The annual statement increase percentage has been announced at 3.51 per cent, coming into effect 1 July 2020, as detailed below.
- All capitation will be increased by 3.51 per cent.
- Interim funded practices can increase patient co-payment fees by 3.51 per cent. (Please note, annual statement tools will be made available soon. Your practice support person will be in touch.)
- VLCA practices: patient co-payments have increased for the 18+ years age group only - from $19.00 to $19.50. The 14-17 years age group remains the same, i.e. Under 13 years, $0.00, 14-17 years $13.00. Your practice support person will be in touch regarding any fee changes you would like to make from 1 July 2020.
- Immunisation rates have also increased by 3.51 per cent.
For more information please speak to your practice development facilitator.