Fees and Funding

Fee Schedule - Occupational Therapy

* Assessment are charged at an hourly rate. Assessments will vary in the amount of time required dependent on the standardised assessment required and the client's requirements. 

 

On average a functional capacity assessment requires 1.5 - 2 hours of face-to-face administration time and 3 hours of scoring and report writing time. 

Travel fees 
Travel fees are charged based on duration of time for return travel to our`clinic at Woolloongabba.
These duration for travel is based on travel routes from Google Maps. 
 
The cost of travel is impacted by the number of clients seen in one area.
Our team will always endeavour to schedule clients in similar locations for the same day to minimise the travel fee when possible. 
You will be advised of the cost of travel prior to your appointment.
Funding
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Tools 4 Life are registered providers with the National Disability Insurance Scheme. NDIS funding can be used to cover the cost of occupational therapy sessions depending on your NDIS goals.

 

Helping Children with Autism Package (HCWA)​

Tools 4 Life are registered providers with the Helping Children with Autism Package. HCWA funding can be used to cover the cost of occupational therapy sessions.

 

Better Start Initiative Program

Tools 4 Life are registered providers with the Better Start Initiative Program. Better Start funding can be used to cover the cost of occupational therapy sessions.​​

Medicare Rebates

Medicare rebate programs are also available to assist with funding occupational therapy sessions. Your family Doctor can support you to set up a Medicare rebate plan for occupational therapy. Please contact us for more information.​

Private Health Funds

Private Health Insurance may also help to cover a portion of the cost of occupational therapy. We recommend contacting your insurance provider to see if your health insurance covers occupational therapy.