All Ears & Speech – we love what we do!
We encourage our clients to involve their family/friends in their hearing journey. Family centered care leads to better health outcomes and positive experiences.
Why Choose Us?
We all have extensive training in paediatrics, auditory processing, hearing aids, complex presentations, tinnitus, and implantable hearing technology. We are proud to lead the way in many of these fields, think outside the square, and are committed to following the latest research to find solutions to help our clients meet their listening goals.
We assess and manage tinnitus, working collaboratively with other allied health disciplines as required ensuring you receive positive outcomes.
Our Fees & Rebates
There are a range of funding options available for hearing healthcare and hearing devices. We understand this can be confusing and our team would be happy to discuss your personal situation and eligibility.
- Centrelink Pensioner Concession Cardholder
- Department of Veterans’ Affairs Gold Cardholder
- Department of Veterans Affairs White Cardholder (specifying hearing)
- a dependent of a person in one of the above categories
- a member of the Australian Defence Force
- or referred by the Disability Employment Services program.
Our team would be happy to check your eligibility and assist you in applying for services under HSP. Services received under this program are often referred to as “voucher services”. Implantable hearing technology (cochlear implants and implantable bone anchored hearing solutions) candidacy assessments and ongoing management is not covered under the Hearing Services Program.
If you have private health insurance extras cover, you may be eligible for a rebate on audiology services and hearing devices depending on your level of cover. For implantable hearing devices you will require hospital cover. Independent Audiologists Australia publish a private health fund comparison table https://independentaudiologists.net.au/private-health-cover.
Clients who have been exposed to noisy environments during their employment may be entitled to make an industrial deafness claim. All Ears & Speech has processes in place to assist you in making a claim.
Medicare rebates will apply with referral from your General Pracitioner (GP), ENT, Neurologist or other Medical officer.
Medicare rebates also apply for Chronic Disease Management CDM (formerly Enhanced Primary Care EPC) plans issued by your GP.
All Ears & Speech offers a fee for service program for clients not eligible for any of the above. Fees are based on the current market rate (Federal Government determined) of $193.99per hour for all services. This includes initial and review assessments, therapy (face to face or telehealth), meetings, client advocacy, documentation and correspondence.