What is a Health Check?
Health Checks, also known as health assessments, are designed to support your physical, social and emotional wellbeing. A nurse can provide health education, prevent future illness such as advising on available immunisations, and pick up early treatable issues such as high blood pressure.
How much does a Health Check cost?
Your Health Check will be bulk-billed.
Who is eligible for a government funded Health Check?
45-49 year olds:
These are available as a once off health check to any person aged 45-49 years. This is an opportunity to have an assessment of your current health status. We will also consider your future health risks and discuss strategies to prevent these.
These are available annually to any person aged 75 years or above. This is an opportunity to have an assessment of your current health status. We will also consider your future health risks and discuss strategies to prevent these.
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander:
These health checks are available to any person who identifies as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander of any age and are available annually. The nurse records information about your health, such as your blood pressure, blood sugar levels, height, and weight. You might also have a blood test or urine test. It is also an opportunity to talk about the health of your family.
Call our reception team on 03 9485 7700 to book Health Check appointment.