Who Are Exercise Physiologists Recognised By? Getting Funding

We provide services under the following funding:

Private Health Funds

  • Many Private health funds offer rebates for services provided by Exercise Physiologists. Find out more from your private health fund, as some policies may offer ‘bonus’ payments or other rebates, dependant on the level, duration of cover and claim limits. No referral needed.

pdfPlease check the Private Health Insurance factsheet

Initial Assessment (45min): $100.00 (GST incl.) Pensioner $80

Subsequent Visit (+ Program) (45min): $90.00 (GST incl.) Pensioner $70

Standard Visits (45min): $70.00 (GST incl.) Pensioner $60

seniors-card-welcome-hereIf you have a Pension card, Seniors card, Seniors Business Discount card & Carer Business Discount card discounts available.

 

 

Medicare

Chronic Disease Management (CDM)

Any Client with a noted ailment or chronic condition is entitled to these Medicare benefits.

  • All CDM referred patients are bulk-billed
  • Medicare offers 5 bulk billed visits to an allied health professional, through an Enhanced Primary Care program for those clients with a chronic condition.
  • A referral is required from your GP.

For more information please contact My EP or visit the Medicare website- http://www.humanservices.gov.au/

 Diabetes Type II Group classes
  • This program is bulk-billed through Medicare with 1 assessment and 8 group sessions.
  • Entitled clients are Type II diabetics and are referred by their GP for assessment for group services.
  • Each session is 1 hour in duration and consists of a supervised exercise session
  • The aims of the program are to assist the client in maintaining healthy Blood Glucose Levels and to reduce the possibility of heart disease, through individually tailored and supervised exercise.
  • Although some risks are associated with physical activity for people with Type II Diabetes, the risks of inactivity mostly outweigh them.
  • Exercise will help reduce the risk of cardiac events, peripheral neuropathy, hypertension, obesity and Hypoglycaemia.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
  • All CDM referred patients are bulk-billed
  • Need an Enhanced Primary Care Program provided by your GP, allows 5 visits. But client can also get a further 5 visits through a different referral if needed.
  • A Maximum of 10 bulk-billed visits with an Allied Health professional
  • A 10 week program is available and can be either in a group or one on one.

For more information please contact My EP or visit the Medicare website- http://www.humanservices.gov.au/

 

Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)

  • MyEP can provide clinically necessary Rehabilitative treatment for DVA entitled clients (Gold card and White card holders with a chronic condition) on referral from a GP. To access these services, you must be referred by your Treating GP or specialist. They can use a special referral form (D904) or a standard referral letter, as long as it states the medical condition you are to be treated for and your DVA member number.  For more information please contact My EP or visit the Department of Veterans Affair website- http://www.dva.gov.au

 

WorkCover QLD

  • An early return to work and well being is the main focus of MyEP when managing worker’s injuries. As an Allied Health Provider, it is our duty to identify and address the physical risk factors of a worker for their return to work. (Heads of workers compensation Australia)
  • At MyEP we undertake specific workplace rehabilitation services. The services that Exercise Physiologists can undertake are:
    • Initial Physical conditioning assessment- treat and manage the clinical care of the injury/illness
    • Subsequent Physical conditioning consultations
    • Group Exercise sessions
    • Group Education sessions
    • Make a significant contribution to improving health and return to work outcomes

Before MyEP can provide any medical treatment, the worker must have a current medical certificate or have been referred by a registered medical practitioner. (WorkCover Qld). For more information please contact My EP or visit the WorkCover Queensland website- http://www.workcoverqld.com.au/

 

Compulsory Third Party (CTP) Insurance, Income Protection and Life Insurance

CTP insurance, Income Protection and Life Insurance provides you with protection from a damages claim in the event of a motor vehicle accident and time off work due to injury.

Under these insurance schemes, rehabilitation aims to return you to how you were before the accident or injury. If this is not possible, rehabilitation focuses on you obtaining new skills or new ways of doing things.

Before visiting an Exercise Physiologist at My EP for rehabilitative services, either a Medical Certificate must be completed by a registered medical practitioner such as a GP or medical specialist or clearance from your insurer.

For more information on these Insurance claims please contact My EP or visit the Motor Accident Insurance Commission (for CTP) website- http://www.maic.qld.gov.au or your Insurers website.

 

Self Funded

If any of the above funds are not available to the client. The above Private Health fund Fee will apply for the first 3 visits. If the client then decides to come on a regular basis, a discounted price is available*. No referral needed.

*Chat to the team and a reasonable price can be organised.

Exercise Physiology Sunshine Coast Cooloola

What We Do

  • Chronic Conditions +

    Exercise physiology is the study of the acute responses and chronic adaptations to a wide range of physical exercise conditions. In Read More
  • Athletic Development +

    At MyEP we believe it’s much more functional and healthier to have strong and pliable muscles. It’s more beneficial for Read More
  • Senior Health +

    Keeping healthy as you get older in life is the best way to avoid the chances of chronic conditions or Read More
  • Healthy Adult +

    At MyEP, our Accredited Exercise Scientists cover a wide spectrum of sports performance based assessments and performance enhancement exercises. The Read More
  • Cost Summary +

    Type Fees Private/Individual: Initial Assessment: $100 (Pensioner: $80) Subsequent Session: $90 (Pensioner: $70) Standard Sessions: $70 (Pensioner: $60) Packages for Read More
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Our Service Area

My EP Excercise Physiology are Exercise Physiologists based on the Sunshine Coast and Cooloola Coast. Our Exercises Physiology services are recognised by private health funds, Chronic Disease Management (CDM) Medicare Items (formerly EPC), Diabetes Type II Group classes, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) and Work Cover.

Our My EP Exercise Physiology Clinics are in Nambour, Mooloolaba, Peregian Beach, Tin Can Bay, Rainbow Beach, Noosa and Sippy Downs. Our services extend to the following suburbs: Pelican Waters, Golden Beach, Moffat Beach, Kings Beach, Dicky Beach, Currimundi, Warana, Wurtulla, Bokarina, Kawana, Buddina, Bright Water, Minyama, Mooloolaba, Maroochydore, Buderim, Mountain Creek, Glenfields, Kuluin, Bli Bli, Mudjimba, Marcoola, Coolum, Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Noosa Heads, Palmwoods, Woombye, Nambour, Maleny, Montville, Mapleton, Flaxton, Hinterland, Cooroy, Gympie and other surrounding suburbs.

  • 'Please understand my friend, that where you find yourself tomorrow is a function of the positive decisions and actions you take today’ Akin A. Awolaja
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