Funding & Referrals

Healthy Connections

NDIS Referrals

As a registered NDIS provider, we offer a choice of:

  • individual programs: in-clinic or in-home
  • group exercise programs
  • individual and group hydrotherapy programs

Please note: A service agreement is required before we can commerce NDIS services - contact the clinic on 3624 2185 for more information.

GP Referral

We accept referrals from physicians seeking specialised exercise physiology treatments for patients diagnosed with chronic diseases. Our range of community-based outpatient care programs, along with their respective referral pathways, are outlined below.

Group Diabetes Exercise and Education Programs - Team Care Plan Referral (Medicare)

  • Available for patients with Type 2 diabetes
  • Bulk Billed - 1 Health Assessment, 8 group exercise and education sessions

Group Allied Health Referral Form

Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) - GP Management Plan Referral (Medicare)

  • Medicare subsidised for up to five individual exercise physiology consultations

Individual Allied Health Referral Form

Specific Program Referrals

  • Cardiac rehabilitation (Phase 3 & 4)
  • Neurological/musculoskeletal rehabilitation (individual and group) e.g. stroke
  • Falls prevention classes
  • Heart failure and pulmonary rehabilitation

DVA Referrals

A D904 referral form for white and gold card holders is required prior to commencing services through the Department of Veteran Affairs. Please note the specific condition for white card holders must be listed on the referral. For more information on any of these programs or to refer patients into these programs please contact the Healthy Connections clinic.

Aged Care

Exercise Physiology can be claimed through aged care funding schemes. If you are receiving services through a Home Care Package or the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP), you may be eligible to receive funding towards Exercise Physiology services. For more information, contact Health Connections on 3624 2185 or speak with your provider/package manager.




Burnie Brae Centre
60 Kuran Street
Chermside QLD

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