Patient Information Form

Patient Information Form

Complete the fields below and click SUBMIT and an email with your details will be sent to Perth Mens Health OR Click here to download a PDF of the form to print out and complete to take to your first appointment.

 
 
   
   
 
 
   

   
   
 
Optional - person who is authorised to discuss appointment details etc. on your behalf)
 
 

 
   
 


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Perth Men’s Health is a private billing practice. Payment is required at the time of consultation for all patients and most services include a Medicare rebate which can be processed at the time of payment. Please do not hesitate to discuss fees/Medicare rebates with our reception staff.
 


CONSENT FORM

It is the policy of this practice to ensure the confidentiality and security of the personal and health information of those attending. This practice abides by the requirements of the Privacy Act 1988 and the Australian Privacy Principles outlined within Schedule 1 of that Act.

It is necessary to collect personal information from you for the primary purpose of assisting the development of diagnosis, treatment and further advice concerning a health condition, suspected health condition or circumstance relating to health. The personal and health information collected will be used in the following areas:

  1. Administrative purposes in running the medical practice.
  2. Billing purposes, including compliance with the Health Insurance Commission and Department of Veterans’ Affairs requirements.
  3. Disclosure to others involved in your health care (including treating doctors, specialists and other healthcare professionals outside this medical practice). This may occur through referral to other doctors, referral for medical tests and in the reports or results returned to this practice following referrals.
  4. Disclosure to medical staff of the hospitals where this will be of importance in the furtherance of your health care.
  5. Disclosure for research and quality assurance activities to improve individual and community practice.
  6. Disclosure to legal and insurance enquiries where such evaluations and information is required for the proper conduct, elucidation and compensation of the matter in hand.

I have read the information provided above and understand the reasons my personal and health information is required to be collected. I am also aware that this practice has a Privacy Policy pertaining to the handling of personal health information of its patients and that I may request a copy of this Policy at any time, or download this from the website www.perthmenshealth.com.au

I understand that I am not obliged to provide any information requested of me, but that failure to do so might compromise my health care, treatment where applicable and/or the proper evaluation of my disability.

I am aware of my right to access the personal and health information collected, except in some circumstances where access might legitimately be withheld. I understand that if my personal and health information is to be used for any other purpose other than set out above, my further consent will be obtained (unless otherwise ordered by a court of law).

This practice is registered for My Health Record and as such our Healthcare providers can download, with your consent, and use relevant health information about you which may assist in your treatment. The Healthcare providers within the practice, may also upload relevant information regarding your treatment such as referrals, event summaries, prescriptions, specialist letters which may assist in your health care and will do this from time to time, when a new treatment course is commenced. I understand that my consent, under a separate form will be sought prior to using My Health Record. I also understand that I can withdraw consent in writing at any time to the use of My Health Record in relation to my medical information.

I consent to the handling of my personal health information by this practice for the purposes set out above, subject to any limitations on access or disclosure that I notify to this practice.

 

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