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fees & pricing

Home & Community Care

Type of Service Fee per hour (during business hours)
Personal Care Worker (PCW) $72
Registered Nurse (RN) $125
Enrolled Nurse (EN) $115
Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry, Speech Pathology $169 (See invoiced services note)
Allied Health Assistant $89
Transport—Accompanied ($ per km)* $1.18
Social Support Group $26
Therapy Group Sessions $36.50
Transport Group (per trip) $13
$ per fortnight HCP1 HCP2 HCP3 HCP4
Care Management - Full $58.50 $110.70 $233.70 $349.60
Package Management $37.50 $85.10 $180.40 $275.80

Minimum billable visit time: in-home visits

  • 30 minutes for Personal Care Workers, Allied Health Assistants and Coordination.
  • 60 minutes for Registered or Enrolled Nurses, Allied Health practitioners.


Cancellation fees

  • Cancellations advised at least 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are not charged.
  • Cancellations advised less than 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are charged at 100% of the scheduled visit fee.


Disclaimer

  • All invoiced services are made up of the invoiced cost + $10 per invoice.
  • All rates current at 1 July 2024. Rates subject to change with 14 days written notice.
  • All fees are GST exclusive. GST applies to some services, please speak to a Home Care team member for more information.
Type of Service Fee per visit, during business hours client co-payment only, per-visit basis
Allied Health (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry) $23
Therapy Group Sessions $12
Social Support Group Sessions* $16
Transport per trip, ROCKHAMPTON ONLY $7.50

* Half day excludes lunch/full day includes lunch

Minimum billable visit time: in-home visits

  • 30 minutes for Personal Care Workers, Allied Health Assistants and Coordination.
  • 60 minutes for Registered or Enrolled Nurses, Allied Health practitioners.


Cancellation fees

  • Cancellations advised at least 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are not charged.
  • Cancellations advised less than 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are charged at 100% of the scheduled visit fee.


Disclaimer

  • All rates current at 1 July 2024. Rates subject to change with 14 days written notice.
  • All fees are GST exclusive. GST applies to some services, please speak to a Home Care team member for more information.
Type of Service Fee per visit, during business hours
Personal Care Worker (PCW) $72
Registered Nurse (RN) $125
Enrolled Nurse (EN) $115
Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry* $169 (See invoiced services note)
Coordination $113
Transport—Accompanied ($ per km)** $1.18
Allied Health Assistant $90
Therapy Group Sessions $36.50
Social Support Group $26

Minimum billable visit time: in-home visits

  • 30 minutes for Personal Care Workers, Allied Health Assistants and Coordination.
  • 60 minutes for Registered or Enrolled Nurses, Allied Health practitioners.


Cancellation fees

  • Cancellations advised at least 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are not charged.
  • Cancellations advised less than 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are charged at 100% of the scheduled visit fee.


Disclaimer

  • All invoiced services are made up of the invoiced cost + $10 per invoice.
  • All rates current at 1 July 2024. Rates subject to change with 14 days written notice.
  • All fees are GST exclusive. GST applies to some services, please speak to a Home Care team member for more information.
Type of Service Fee per visit, during business hours
Personal Care Worker (PCW) | Transport $72
Registered Nurse (RN) $125
Enrolled Nurse (EN) $115
Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry $169 for Mercy Community employees (or as per invoiced services note below)
Coordination—daily fee $56
Transport—Accompanied ($ per km)* $1.18

Commonwealth Government guidelines may require care recipients to contribute a basic daily fee towards the costs of your care.

Please discuss with your Coordinator if a contribution is required to meet the costs of your care plan.

Minimum billable visit time: in-home visits

  • 30 minutes for Personal Care Workers, Allied Health Assistants and Coordination.
  • 60 minutes for Registered or Enrolled Nurses, Allied Health practitioners.

Cancellation fees

  • Cancellations advised at least 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are not charged.
  • Cancellations advised less than 24 hours prior to scheduled visit are charged at 100% of the scheduled visit fee.


Disclaimer

  • All invoiced services are made up of the invoiced cost + $10 per invoice.
  • All rates current at 1 July 2023. Rates subject to change with 14 days written notice.
  • All fees are GST exclusive. GST applies to some services, please speak to a Home Care team member for more information.

For a more accurate price, use the My Aged Care Fee Estimator.

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