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|FEES CHARGED WHEN SOLICITORS REQUEST COPIES OF A PATIENTS FILE|
Edition – January 2015
The maximum fee for providing hard copies of medical records (including Medical Specialists' notes and reports) is $36.00 (for thirty three (33) pages or less).
An additional fee of $1.30 per page will be charged if more than thirty three (33) pages are being copied.
This will be billed under WorkCover payment classification code WCO005.
Many patient files will be more than thirty three (33) pages once the pathology results are printed out.
The “Certificate of Medical Capacity” (previously called the WorkCover Certificate) has a maximum rate of $44.50, whereas it was previously charged at $16.00.
(As per WorkCover rates)
Please contact Reception for any inquiries