Referrals

You can book an appointment directly with Dr Catherine Nyuthe, without a referral. This appointment will incur a private fee without a rebate.

You may also be referred by a health professional or insurer.  Medicare rebates will be different depending on your referral type. 

Referral pathways

  • Referral from your GP - MBS item 291
  • Referral from another health professional such as a specialist  - Medicare rebate depends on the referrer's title and provider number
  • Self-referral - usually private fees without Medicare rebate
  • Referral from an external agency such as an insurance company, Comcare and DVA.

WorkSafe Referrals

Dr Nyuthe conducts independent medical examinations for injured workers and is an AMA-accredited, WorkSafe and Comcare-approved psychiatrist.