Bulk Billed IVF, IVF with ICSI & FET Treatment Programs
In addition to Concept Fertility Centre’s Tailored ART programs, we offer Bulk Billed IVF, IVF with ICSI & FET ART programs.
In contrast to Concept's Tailored Treatment Programs, our Bulk Billed Programs have a strict age and BMI eligibility criteria.
These Programs can only be accessed following assessment by your Concept Specialist.
The cycle management within these low cost programs is streamlined in order to reduce the costs associated with the cycle without compromising the standard of care that is provided.
Concept has carefully evaluated and streamlined stimulation, monitoring and laboratory protocols to reduce associated costs whilst ensuring that outcomes are not compromised.
To take advantage of the Bulk Billed IVF & FET programs couples must meet all eligibility criteria, including age and full eligibility for Medicare rebates.
Bulk Billed treatment programs are not available to women over 43 years of age (who have had their 44th birthday)
Bulk Billed treatment programs are not available to women with a Body Mass Index (BMI) of less than 19 or above 35
In addition patients must attend the specifically scheduled pre treatment meetings to prepare both clinically and financially for their treatment program.
The following interventions are excluded from Bulk Billed Treatment Programs
- assisted hatching
- surgical sperm retrieval procedures (eg:MESA, TESA)
- donated embryos
- donated eggs
- egg freezing and storage for medical purposes
- egg freezing and storage for social reasons
- creation of embryos from frozen stored eggs (FOT)
The following items are Bulk Billed to Medicare
MBS item Numbers:
13200 oocyte collections for initial IVF rebated procedures in a calendar year
13201 oocyte collections for subsequent IVF rebated procedures in a calendar year
13251 ICSI in addition to IVF
13218 Frozen Thawed Embryo Transfer
Specialist Doctor Fees
13209 Planning and Management – bulk billed
13212 Oocyte Retrieval – bulk billed where no Private Health Insurance
13215 Embryo Transfer – bulk billed where no Private Health Insurance
If you have any additional charges to pay for example, sperm or embryo freezing, a separate account will be payable at the end of your treatment cycle.
The following services are not part of Concept’s Bulk Billed IVF, IVF with ICSI and FET Programs and fees will be determined by the Doctor and required investigations and diagnostic tests
- Initial consultation with Doctor
- Fertility investigations and diagnostic tests
- Non IVF cycle medications (e.g.: DHEA)
- Tests completed by a Provider other than Concept Fertility Centre
In addition to Concept Fertility Centre account you will pay for the following services
- Anaesthetist fees
Oocyte retrieval and where applicable Embryo Transfer
- Concept Day Hospital Fee
Oocyte Retrieval and Embryo Transfer
Day case procedures in Concept Day Hospital incur theatre and accommodation fees. This charge will apply to patients with no private health cover or who are insured with a Concept unapproved health fund.
Please note there are no Medicare rebates for hospital admission.
This information sheet should be read in conjunction with the following Concept Fertility Centre Fact Sheets giving:
12.3.5 Patient Information - IVF
12.3.8 Patient Information - ICSI
12.3.6 Patient Information - FET
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