WHO CAN BE REFERRED?
Anyone who is 65 years old and above.
Younger patients under certain circumstances may be considered for review.
HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO WAIT FOR AN APPOINTMENT?
Depending on the type of review, you should be seen within 2-6 weeks from the time your referral is received.
HOW LONG WILL THE APPOINTMENT LAST FOR?
Depending on the type of review.
Initial appointments are 45-75 minutes long.
Review appointments are 20-40 minutes long.
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST ME?
Check with your specific location. You may be bulk-billed or charged a gap payment.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO MY APPOINTMENT?
Referral from your GP
Letters from other specialists
Results of blood tests or scans
Consider bringing a family member or carer
WHAT SHOULD I MAKE KNOWN BEFORE THE APPOINTMENT?
If you have any special requirements:
- need for an interpreter
- physical/mobility restrictions