Ballarat Primary Care (BPC)
The Ballarat Primary Care Clinic (BPC) is an afterhours Allied Health Clinic which aims to make it easier for people to access a range of services. Allied health is a term used to refer to health care professions which support Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing. The Clinic is operated through Ballarat Community Health and provides direct doctors referrals and other support services as required.
What Services are available?
- Speech Pathology
- Dietary Counselling
- Exercise Physiology
Where is BPC located?
The BPC clinic operates across two Ballarat Community Health sites including:
- Sebastopol, 260 Vickers Street.
- Wendouree (Cooinda), 10 Learmonth Road.
BPC operates on Wednesdays and Thursdays with evening appointments available. Appointments are also available on alternate Friday and Saturday mornings. To make an appointment, or find out more about how Ballarat Primary Care can assist you, please call 0353384570.
Who can attend BPC?
Access to the clinic is available for people with Enhanced Primary Care Plans (EPCP), those with private health insurance and Department of Veteran Affairs clients.
Clients who have a chronic medical condition that is being managed by a GP Management Plan will be eligible for an EPCP, hence access to Ballarat Primary Care also.
How much does it cost?
Consultations, with the exception of Speech Pathology are bulk-billed with no cost being passed on to you, the client. Please ensure you bring your Medicare card to each appointment.
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