Australian Medicare Rebate Scheme Details1
Enhanced Primary Care Initiative.
Eligibility: Chronic Disease (Autism qualifies).
Referred by G.P.
5 visits to Allied Health Professional per year.2
Assessment/ treatment services for children with Autism/ PDD.
Eligibility: Diagnosis: Autism (up to 13 years of age).
Referred by Paediatrician.
20 visits to Psychologist until 13 years old.3
Better Access to Mental Health Care Initiative.
Eligibility: Parent/ Child: Associated with mental health: Anxiety/ Depression/ living with child special needs.
Referred by G.P 10 visits to Psychologist per year.4
HCWA / FaHCSIA and Better Start
Referred by Autism Victoria: Autism Advisor.
Access services by approved providers (Allied Health Professionals).
Eligibility: Autism, 0 to 5 years old.